Programs and Initiatives

 NCBW-SGVC has made significant strides since its inception and was recognized in 2016 for outstanding contributions to foster children and youth by All Saints Church Foster Care Project.

 

Our other Local Program Initiatives and Services include:

HEALTH

  • Support and promote the Women’s Health Conference

  • Nutrition Education-Tasty and Healthy Meals Workshops

  • Shopping excursion on how to pick quality produce and affordable healthy foods

  • Exercise event (i.e.: Let’s Move Event - Zumba, Hip Hop, Ballroom Dancing etc.)

  • Support humanitarian health organizations

EDUCATION

  • Parental workshops on education and college preparation 

  • Scholarship Program

  • Support humanitarian organizations for girls education

  • My Sisters Keeper Mentorship 

  • Real conversation with a woman that has a different culture, race, age, or social status.

HOUSING & HOMELESSNESS

  • The Women’s Room Volunteers

  • Foster Care Birthday Gift Program

  • Homelessness Education HUD programs for home buying HUD Programs for Seniors 

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT / FINANCIAL LITERACY

  • Workshops on money management for adults/youth

  • Workshops on investments and retirement planning

  • Small business empowerment

  • Develop a network for job creation and employment

ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

  • Energy and water conservation workshops

  • Support residents challenged with environmental crisis: Flint, MI Water 

  • Crisis Stakeholders workshops on local environmental issues

  • Collaborate with local, state and federal agencies to improve quality of life 

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

  • Participation in local event during Human Trafficking Month (January)

  • Partner with Youth Chapter to discuss issue of Teen Sex Trafficking in local community

  • Sex trafficking prevention education outreach

  • Give assistance to trafficking victims

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P.O. Box 92387

Pasadena, CA 91109

© 2018 by National Congress of Black Women, Inc.,

San Gabriel Valley Chapter.