Welcome Prospective Member

Our Next Meet and Greet is on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Please RSVP in advance.

 Thank you for your interest in our organization.  The Oakland Bay Area Chapter, of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. is a group of dynamic, African American women, who are committed to the empowerment of Women and Girls in our respective communities. We are looking for women who have demonstrated experience working to improve their communities, who need to feel that what they do has real purpose and makes a difference!


We are particularly interested in women leaders with knowledge and skills in program development, fund development, grant writing, web development, finance and public relations/marketing. If you are interested in learning more about our organization and future events please complete our Membership Profile and send to:  ncbw.membership@gmail.com


 The National Coalition of 100 Black Women (NCBW) is a non-profit advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of African American women, girls and the community at large.  NCBW has over 60 chapters in 25 states and the District of Columbia with over 6,000 members.  Our organization selects and accepts new members on an annual basis.  Membership is open to women who have demonstrated evidence of community involvement and agree to support the purpose and goals of NCBW.

To be considered for membership, applicants must download and email the Membership Application and submit a $50 Application Fee.   Upon receipt of your Membership Application, someone will contact you directly.

Each applicant is required to submit (2) letters of recommendation from community references that will speak to your volunteer experience. Please direct your questions to  Lydia Taylor Bellinger, (510)287-2534 or email ncbw.membership@gmail.com

Benefits of Membership:

Leadership & Professional Development

Mentoring Opportunities

Participation in National Leadership Conferences

Access to Local and National Leaders

Strategic Planning

Advocacy Initiatives to influence Policy

Collaboration and Teamwork

Expand Your Network of Professional Colleagues


Membership Applications are now available.

For additional information and questions contact our Membership Chair:

Lydia Taylor Bellinger
Via email: ncbw.membership@gmail.com
Phone: 510.287.2534
Mail:  PO Box 24231  Oakland, CA  94623

This is a great opportunity to meet the members of the Oakland Bay Area Chapter one on one.

Perspective members are encouraged to ask questions about:

Who we are
What do we do
What is the time commitment
What is the financial commitment