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2020 9th Annual Black Women of Power National Summit's BWR Press Conference on Capitol Hill, along with Hill Visits. Lastly, a close out session with BWR and BYV! state delegations!
11th Annual BWR "Power of Black Women" Public Policy Forum Series Powertable Two - Co-Hosted by CBCF & ESSENCE @CBCFALC19
BWR Intergenerational Power Table 2- Panelists will share the role, power & influence of Black women's leadership in philanthropy, civic engagement and political power building that centers a racial & gender justice agenda to bring about economic and social change in Black America. Panelists shared key strategies they are deploying to leverage the power and impact of the Black women and youth (Gen Z & Millenial) vote in 2020 Presidential Election Cycle and ensure the Black population is counted fairly in the 2020 Decennial Census.
11th Annual BWR "Power of Black Women" Public Policy Forum Series-Powertable One - Co-Hosted by CBCF & ESSENCE @CBCFALC19
The 2019 BWR Policy Forum kicks off with a presentation of the 5th Annual BWR/ESSENCE Power of the Sister Vote (POSV) Poll results on what Black women identify as the most important issues impacting Black America; which 2020 presidential candidates they would vote for if the election were held today; and share what they believe is most threatening to U.S. democracy. An expert panel of Black women leaders will serve as respondents to the POSV Poll and share their insight and expertise on the importance of centering a justice agenda for Black women, families and communities to live their best lives including racial, gender, economic, criminal, health, environmental & reproductive justice, civil rights, educational equity and more.
National Coalition on Black Civic Participation Hosts Unity 2020 Decennial Census Black Leadership National Organizing Summit
The NCBCP Unity Diaspora Coalition and its partners hosted the Unity 2020 Decennial Census Black Leadership National Organizing Summit unter the theme, "Be Counted To Build Power for the Next Generation." Census '20 Summit sponsors include the National Urban League/Census Black Roundtable, Institute of Caribbean Studies, National African Clergy Network, 100 Black Men of America & Black Women's Roundtable. The Census ’20 Summit focused on Black Leaders Joining Forces to Ensure African Americans & Black Immigrants Are Counted Fairly and Accurately in the Decennial Census & Vote in the 2020 Presidential Election”
Closing Session: A National "Power of the Sister Vote" Town Hall Meeting & Rally: What Black Women Want from the Next President - An Agenda for the 2020 Presidential Election Cycle
Education, Economic & Global women and Girl Power Lunch Plenary; BWR Black Girl Power Leadership Presentation; Black Women in Education, Labor, Political & Social Justice Leadership Roundtable; Organizing Sessions!
Education, Economic & Global Women and Girl Power Lunch Plenary; Blacks in Wax Cast
Release 6th Annual BWR Report: Black Women & U.S. & Key States 2019: Centering Black Women & Girls Leadership & Public Policy Agenda in a Polarized Political Era.
Women & Girls of the African Diaspora Global Leadership Morning Plenary Session
Faith & Inspiration Interfaith Spiritual Hour of Power
8th Annual BWR SiSTARS Leadership Awards Ceremony!!!
2019 BWR Summit - It's All About YOU: Healthy, Wealthy & Wise Day: Girls Track - Saturday, March 16th
GIRLS TRACK - Healthy, Wealthy, Wise Morning Sessions; BWR Girl Power State-Based Initiatives Organizing Sessions ( Emerging Leaders Only 17 & Under)
Self-Care, Health & Healing Enrichment Concurrent Sessions; Healthy, Wealthy, Wise Empowerment & Enrichment Sister Circles; Wealthy Building Sister Circles
Sisters Can We Talk: Turning Tragedy Into Triumph & Building Trust within the SiSTARhood- Overcoming Health, Economic and Other Life Challenges
Why We Gather Opening Inspiration Session!!
8th Annual Love You More Power Walk in Memory of Ruby Campbell-Pulliam. Exercise Led by Marc Jones
Unity '18 Campaign's Power of the Sister Vote & Black Girl Power Speak Out: It's Time to Lead, Rise and Shine!! Black Women's Roundtable State-Based Networks, Black Youth Vote! State Networks & Unity '18 Campaign state Partners will share their success stories on the impact Black women-led organizing campaigns had on shifting political power in their states in the 2018 Mid-Term Elections. BWR Emerging Leaders will share their stories about how they owned their #BlackGirlPower in 2018!
BWR Women's History Month Press Conference & Hill Day Action on the Federal Budget, Civil Rights and Social Justice: Hosted by Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37), Chair, Congressional Black Caucus.
NCBCP BWR Unity '18 Power of the Sister Vote Florida Campaign Include: Florida Coalition on Black Civic Participation, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition, Black Women's Roundtable, Florida Black Youth Vote.
10th Annual Black Women's Roundtable "Power of Black Women" Public Policy Forum Series @ 2018 CBCF ALC
NCBCP BWR Unity '18 Power of the Sister Vote Georgia Campaign partners include: Clayton County GA BWR, HBCU Green Fund, Georgia Coalition for the Peoples Agenda, GA BWR, Georgia Stand UP, Black Voters Matter, Southern Rural Black Women's Initiative and Atlanta Black Youth Vote!
BWR Summit Opening Reception Co-Hosted by National Museum of African American History & Culture and The Coca-Cola Company
BWR Sistars Awards Ceremony @ National Museum of African American History & Culture
GIRL POWER - Organizing a BWR Girl Power Initiative Organizing Session (Emerging Leaders 17 & Under) Who Am I: Young, Gifted & Black Girl POWER Initiative: Developing a BWR – Black Girls Roundtable
GIRL POWER - Organizing Sessions (Emerging Leaders 17 & Under) Black Girl Power: Youth Activism, Justice and Social Change Girl Chat: We Are the Change
MORNING POWER BUILDING ROUNDTABLES Black Women-led Organizing, Women & Girl Power and Role of Philanthropy Roundtable Overview of BWR Black Women-Led Organizing Research Project BWR Intergenerational Leadership Roundtable Report-Outs: The Power is in the States!! Update on New and Relaunch of BWR State-based Networks Announcement of New Southern Black Women’s Civic Engagement Alliance
It’s All About You Lunch Plenary & Closing Inspiration Featured Authors “Sistars Tell Their Stories” Roundtable
Health, Healing & Self-Care Morning Sessions
Love You More Power Walk for Mental Health and Wellness
Afternoon Organizing Sessions
2018 BWR Summit - Women & Girls Economic, Education, Health & Global Power Lunch Plenary - Friday, March 16th
Special SisTars Award Presentations Sistars Can We Talk - Achieving Economic, Health, Education & Girl Power Roundtable Sistars Can We Talk - Global Power Roundtable
BWR Press Conference at The Triangle on Capitol Hill and Hill Visits
Alex Peay --BYV! Philly Coordinator & Founder of Rising Sons led a racial justice "peer-to-peer" training with local millennials in Philadelphia, PA as part of the BYV #STOPTHEHATE Campaign.
For the past 20 years, the Spirit of Democracy Awards has enabled The National Coalition to continue to build effective and intergenerational coalitions and partnerships, engage a multi-ethnic, diverse national and state-based membership base representing African Americans in urban and rural communities. The 2017 Spirit of Democracy Awards honorees include: Lori Billingsley, Vice President, Community Relations, The Coca-Cola Company, North America; Xernona Clayton, Founder, President & CEO , Trumpets Award Foundation, Inc.; Kim Keenan, President & CEO Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council; Desmond Meade, Founder, President & CEO, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition, Chair, Florida Black Men’s Roundtable, FCBCP; Elizabeth Powell, Secretary-Treasurer, American Postal Workers Union; Hasan Solomon, Legislative Director, International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers; Debra J. Speed, Director, Strategic Alliances & Public Policy, Verizon; Antonio Williams, Senior Director, Government & External Affairs, Comcast NBCUniversal; and Dr. Barbara Williams-Skinner, President, Skinner Leadership Institute, Co-Chair, National African-American Clergy Network
NCBCP in partnership with the Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, launched the BYV! #STOPTHE HATE Organizing Campaign in Atlanta, Georgia. BYV state partners leading the campaign include: Living Green Club/Building Green Initiative HBCU Green Fund @ Clark Atlanta University, FL BYV, Florida Coalition on Black Civic Participation, Alabama BYV, Alabama Coalition on Black Civic Participation; Philadelphia BYV, Rising Sons; and Prince Georges BYV, Community of Hope AME Church in Temple Hills, MD. The BYV! #StoptheHate Campaign is designed to empower campuses, universities and communities with the tools of civic engagement as a means to reduce the growing racial tensions and rise of hate crimes now impacting and threatening communities of color
Power of the Sister Vote: Time for a Power Shift!.... The NCBCP Black Women's Roundtable (BWR), in partnership with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and ESSENCE Magazine, hosted its 9th Annual BWR "Power of the Sister Vote" Policy Forum Series. The BWR Forum included three interactive intergenerational roundtable discussions with Black women leading the resistance in the streets, changing political & economic power from Capitol Hill, State Capitols to City Halls, Music Industry, to the Board Room to the C-Suites.
2017 BWR Summit - SisStars Awards Ceremony & Reception -Saturday, April 1st
2017 BWR Summit - It's All About YOU Day; Health, Healing & Inspiration Sessions - Saturday, April 1st
2017 BWR Summit - It's All About YOU Day: Healthy, Wealthy, Wise Enrichment Sessions - Saturday, April 1st
2017 BWR Summit - 6th Annual Love You More Power Walk for Mental Health & Wellness - In Memory of Ruby Campbell-Pulliam - Saturday, April 1st
2017 BWR Summit - The Coca-Cola Foundation Special Presentation--March 31st
2017 BWR Summit - The Power of Black Women's Intergenerational Leadership Roundtable: Local to Global- March 31st
2017 BWR Summit - SisTARS Can We Talk Strategy Organizing Sessions Report Outs: Girls Delegation Agenda Presentation & Regional Strategy Sessions' Report Outs
2017 BWR Summit - Women & Girls Lunch Plenary - Opening Remarks & Special Awards Presentation - March 31st
2017 BWR Summit - Women & Girls "Black Girls Rock" Lunch Plenary - Opening Remarks & Special Awards Presentations
2017 BWR Summit - Women & Girls "Black Girls Rock" Lunch Plenary-----Panel One: The Power of Black Women in the Media, Politics & Entertainment
2017 BWR Summit - Regional State-Based Organizing Strategy Sessions: Local, State to National
2017 BWR Summit - Girls Track Organizing & Enrichment Sessions: Fundamentals of Community & Issues Organizing, Drafting of the Girls Issue Agenda
2017 BWR Summit - The Federal Budget: What's At Stake, Devolution & Advocacy Afternoon Plenary
2017 BWR Summit - #Ready4theFight for Our Rights & Justice for All Morning Plenary - Friday, March 31st
BWR Summit Welcome Reception & Technology Tour hosted by Verizon
BWR Summit Public Policy Lunch Briefing @ NCNW Headquarters
BWR Pre-Summit Press Conference on Federal Budget & Supreme Court at The House Triangle on Capitol Hill; and Hill Day Visits
BWR Public Policy Education Day on Capitol Hill - Prep. Meeting at Congressional Visitors Center
Ohio GOTV Bus Tour, co-hosted by NUL, NCBCP, NAN, Show Your Power
Melanie Campbell participated as a panelist for the State of the Black World Panel -- invited by Dr. Ron Daniels.
Ohio Power of the Sister Vote GOTV
Florida Power of the Sister Vote GOTV
View Highlights from the First stop on the Power of The Sister Vote Crusade.
BWR uplifts and highlight key data and reports from NCBCP State Affiliates under the topic "The Role of Race & Gender in the 2016 Presidential Election" and it's impact on Women's Rights, Economic & Social Justice moving forward on national, state and local level. #Powerofthesistervote
The BYV! 2016 HBCU Campus & Community "Vote Your Power" Challenge involves the use of social media, peer-to-peer communication, and special events to encourage millennials to vote and to get their peers, families, and friends involved in the voting process, as well. The goal of the challenge is to maximize their power by registering and motivating their peers at HBCU’s and other colleges or universities to vote and step up and protect the vote on campus and in surrounding communities.
The partners of the Ohio Unity Coalition part of the National Coalition's Unity'16 Campaign led by Petee Talley had an awesome day Tuesday, September 27, 2016 registering voters in Toledo, Cleveland and Dayton. Unity partners took part in activities in Toledo during the voter registration drive-thru and family day. In Cleveland OUC partners NAACP, APRI,embers of Alpha Phi Alpha and the New Abolitionists canvassed the CMHA Woodland Community Center registering voters and also during the advance screening of the "The Birth of a Nation. " In Dayton OUC partners NAACP and DELTAs registered voters at the NEON Dayton theater during the screening of "Birth of A Nation."
Photos by: Aaron J. / RedCarpetImages.net BWR/ESSENCE Power of the Sister Vote Poll - Part II Released at BWR Forum
NCBCP attends 40th Anniversary of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE).
Photos of NCBCP Team's participation in the activities held during this week's 40th Anniversary of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE).
Photos from the second convening of the Unity '16 Campaign and pictures of the NCBCP Team attending the DNC.
Flyers from past and upcoming Unity 16 Events
Pictures from the 2016 Black Women's Roundtable summit. Women from the various states gathered in Washington DC this year under the theme of being healthy, wealthy, and wise.
The Black Youth Vote! 2nd Annual Black Men and Boy's Day on the Hill. On May 24, 2016 nearly 300 men and boys convened in the Cannon Caucus Room to discuss the state of Black men and Boys and then were able to visit congressional offices related to their home states.
In this gallery, you will find photos from this year’s Black Youth Vote 12th Annual Civic Leadership & Organizing Training Conference. During this conference, we trained the attendees on Voter Suppression, Voter Registration, and how to organize on college campuses.