23rd Annual Madam C.J. Walker 2021 Awards Luncheon & Empowerment Forum
The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., Oakland/ Bay Area Chapter (NCBW) will host its 23rd Annual Madam C.J. Walker Business & Community Recognition Luncheon & Empowerment Forum virtually. Madam C.J. Walker’s legacy as an entrepreneur, philanthropist, political and social activist is a role model to many. This annual fundraising luncheon event is held in her name and honors four Bay Area women who have made an impact through leadership in their communities.
This year the keynote speaker is six-time New York Times’ best-selling author and NAACP Image Award Winner, Ms. Iyanla Vanzant. This year’s honorees are Aimee Allison, Founder and President, She the People; Nicole Felix, Chief Operating Officer, Pound Bizness; Tanzanika Carter, Assistant Sheriff, San Francisco Sheriff’s Office; and Vera Moore, Market Manager-Community Engagement, Corporate Responsibility, JP Morgan Chase.
NCBW, Inc is a non-profit advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of African American women, girls, and the Black community in general. The Oakland/Bay Area Chapter accomplishes its mission through programs for girls and women, that focus on education, scholarships, public policy, health and economic empowerment issues. All are welcome to join in celebrating the legacy of Madam CJ Walker.
Friday, June 11, 2021
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM PDT
Virtual, registration is required
General Admission is $100.00