National Council of Negro Women

633 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC, 20004

Phone: (202) 737-0120 | Fax: (202) 737-0476
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Principal Staff:

Ms. Ingrid Saunders Jones, Chair

Cheryl R. Cooper, Executive Director

Type of Organization: National Grassroots/Advocacy
Founded: 1935

Mission Statement:

NCNW’s mission is to lead, develop and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities. NCNW’s domestic and international programs focus on economic empowerment, health and education.

Subject Expertise:
Health, education, economic empowerment, community development, women’s rights/advocacy and international development

Annual Meetings/Conferences:
Biannual members´ convention