Our Organization

Our Organization

NHBW Mission

As a charitable organization, the National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. (NHBW) is dedicated to improving the lives of women and their families.

Our mission is to:

  • Support and sponsor community-based health and human service initiatives
  • Present and preserve the achievements of African-
    American women and their significant contribution to society
  • Promote and sponsor projects that improve and enrich lives through the arts and cultural currents of the community
  • Prepare women and girls for community service and leadership
  • Advocate for the well-being of women and their families


The women of the National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. (NHBW):

  • Share skills and knowledge with others
  • Build relationship ties with women across the country
  • Acquire leadership, management, public speaking, and advocacy skills
  • Create opportunities that enable women to affect meaningful changes in their personal and professional life
  • Initiate and support programs that produce a better quality of life for our families and our communities
  • Mentor girls and young women to achieve their highest potential
  • Are committed to the preservation and dignity of the family
  • Disseminate vital information and resources to members and the community on issues that impact their well-being
  • Are committed to the mission of the organization and its programs