Welcome to the Denver Section of the
National Council Of Negro Women, Inc.
The National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW) is a coalition of thirty-eight (38) national organizations with an outreach to over four million women throughout the United States. Since its founding in 1935, NCNW has played a vital role in the development and utilization of the leadership of women in our community, national, and international life.
Commitment – Unity – Self Reliance
The mission of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW) is to lead, develop, and advocate for women of African descent and all women of color as they support their families and communities.
NCNW works to ensure access to and full participation in the socio-economic and political systems which impact the quality of life for all women.
NCNW builds a common fellowship for women devoted to the task of creative and positive relationships among women nationally and abroad.
The Denver Section
Is a community-based section of the national organization. The Denver Section members work to improve the quality of life for women and their families through innovative community service programs focused on health, education, economic, and civil rights. The Denver Section promotes empowerment and unity among all women.
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23rd Annual Founder’s Day Harambee Awards Brunch on December 6, 2014
This is NCNW-Denver Section’s 23rd Annual Harambee (All Pull Together) Awards Brunch to celebrate women and children in the community that have exhibited the principle’s of our founder, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune , our president emerita, Dr. Dorothy I. Height, and our mission. Our theme this year is “Living with Purpose: From Vision to Activism.”
Our community partner is Colorado Sickle Cell Association. We are looking for warm articles of clothing such as gloves, hats, coats, socks, blankets, scarves, etc. to donate to the families that they serve. A representative will be onsite to collect donations.
It will also feature our Harambee Marketplace starting at 9AM to 2:30PM, full of vendors selling a variety of products just in time for the holidays!