Thank you for your interest in the NCBW.  The National Congress of Black Women, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose purpose is as follows:

  • Serve as a member unit of a National non-partisan, independent, political organization to provide for participation of African American women in the political process.

  • Encourage African American women to engage in political activities beginning with registering to vote.

  • Confront forces in the cultural, economic and community environment that threaten the physical, mental and moral well-being of African American youth, especially those most at risk.

  • Develop and encourage African American women to run for office at all levels.

  • Develop and advocate public policy positions, which advance the political, social, educational and economic interests of African American women, their families and diverse communities.

  • Encourage the appointment of African American women at all levels of government and political parties.

  • Empower African American women to act as role models for the next generation of leaders.