Our Mission and Values
Our mission: To advocate on behalf of black women and girls to promote leadership development and gender equity in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment. We believe in gender equity, inclusion, respect, racial and social justice, integrity and accountability, economic empowerment and collaboration.
A Message From Our President
Through our programs and initiatives, we advocate to eliminate disparities experienced by African American women and girls and provide a platform for their voices to be heard. We improve the lives of Black women and girls in measurable ways. Please complete the contact form included below - we'd love to keep you updated on our work!
Crystal Causey, President
Links and Partner Resources
National Coalition of
100 Black Women
NCBW was launched on October 24, 1981, with representatives from 14 states and the District of Columbia, and selected Jewell Jackson McCabe as its first national president. (Read More)
Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girl's.
The Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girl's effort is grounded in concrete and substantive policy ideas, establishing the ground floor from which initiatives are built.
Rise Sister Rise
We are proud of our partnership with Rise Sister Rise, an organization working to place Black girls "at promise."
News and Upcoming Events
March 16, 2018
Application submission deadline for the 2018 Trailblazer Scholarship. Click here to download an application.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Trailblazer Awards and Scholarship Luncheon
(Details coming soon)
The Central Ohio Chapter was chartered in September 2011 with 35 African American women from various parts of Central Ohio including Franklin, Fairfield, Licking and Delaware counties that believe in the national mission of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, which was founded in 1981 to develop a leadership forum for African American women.
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