Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

NCBW-DE Speaks to the Intolerance of Racism and Calls for Peace and a National Dialogue on Race

Monday, August 21st, 2017
The Officers and members of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Delaware Chapter mourn the loss of lives of Heather Heyer, Trooper Berke M. M. Bates and Lt. H. J. Cullen and multiple injuries that resulted from the recent violent and racially motivated attacks in Charlottesville Virginia. We are saddened that racial divide and hatred under the concealment of free speech still pervade the hearts and minds of many. Simply put we believe, THERE IS ONE RACE, THE HUMAN RACE and there is no rooRead More....

TUESDAY, JUNE 27th – MEET and GREET WITH DR. KARA ODOM WALKER – DHSS CABINET SECRETARY

Monday, June 26th, 2017
With Gov. John Carney and the leadership team of the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) looking on, Dr. Kara Odom Walker was sworn as DHSS Cabinet Secretary in a ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6th at the Department’s Community Chapel on the Herman Holloway Campus. Come join us, this Tuesday, June 27th to meet Dr. Walker at Christina Cultural Arts Center at 7:30pm. The Public is Welcome to attend. Please come out and take part of this wonderful meet and greet! To read more about Dr. WalkRead More....

MAY 16TH, 2017 – PANEL DISCUSSION: “RACE: REMOVING FENCES BETWEEN BLACK AND WHITE COMMUNITIES”

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Race: Removing Fences between Black and White Communities

Date: Tuesday  16 May  2017  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Place: The Baby Grand - 818 North Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 In the 21st century, there is a clear divide between the haves and the have nots. Something as simple as your zip code can determine your economic, educational, professional and social trajectory. Being on the right or wrRead More....

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MINORITY STUDENTS

Friday, May 5th, 2017
Despite our country’s ongoing economic volatility and increased college costs, the financial aid picture for minorities has never looked brighter. Currently, billions of dollars are set aside each year specifically for Asian Americans, African American, Hispanic American, and Native American students. This funding is open to minorities at any level (high school through postdoctoral) for a variety of activities including study, research, travel, training, career development and creative projRead More....

NCC SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATE FORUM – APRIL 18th, 2017

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Before you vote for School Board on May 9th, here's your chance to hear from and question the candidates!    

NCBW DELAWARE CHAPTER SEEKING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS

Sunday, April 6th, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2014 Media Contact Melanie Daniels, President (302) 658-0410 Wilmington, DE. The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Delaware Chapter (NCBW DE) today announced the release of its Dr. Teresa D. Drummond Scholarship application. As part of its education initiative, the NCBW DE Chapter Scholarship Fund honors Dr. Teresa D. Drummond, a scholar devoted to national public service. A chartered Officer of the Delaware Chapter who departed this lRead More....

February Living Room Series “Faces of Heart Disease” – Feb. 15, 2014

Thursday, January 30th, 2014
In celebration of American Heart Month, The National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc.- Delaware Chapter will be hosting our "Livingroom Series - The Faces of Heart Disease" This event serves to be informative, insightful and moving as we cover the various "Faces" of this deadly disease. We will be informed by Medical Expert Dr. Margot L. Savoy, M.D., MPH, FAAFP, CPE, FABC, Medical Director, Christiana Care Health System Department of Family & Community Medicine and Delaware Youth RehabilitRead More....