NCBW 21 st Anniversary President Remarks
On behalf of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Oakland Bay Area Chapter, I welcome each of you this evening to celebrate our 21st Anniversary. The Chapter has served the Oakland Bay Area Community since 1995 and has sustained Signature Programs that impact the quality of life for women and girls.
We hold in high esteem our Programs such as the Positive Steps, Sistah’s Getting Real About HIV/AIDS, My Sister’s Keeper: Boot Camp to Financial Freedom, and our Scholars Program which provides scholarships for students planning to attend College at a four year institution, community college or trade school. Your continued support of NCBW’s Mission, Vision and Chapter Programs provides our membership the opportunity to impact the lives of many women and girls.
Thank you to our sponsors for your belief in the efforts of our Chapter to make a difference by your on going generous contributions throughout the years’. We are most appreciative of our partnership with you.
Each one of our members are to be recognized for their creativity, dedication, tenacity and unswerving commitment to the National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Oakland Bay Area Chapter. Their collective spirit over the years to serve our community is valued and recognized through out the Bay Area.
I encourage each of you to continue your collaboration with NCBW to expand our ability as a organization to advocate for Women and Girls . We look forward to new and continued partnerships for our ongoing programs, including the Chapter’s 19 th Annual Fundraiser “Madam C.J. Walker Business and Community Recognition Awards Luncheon “ scheduled for April 21,2017.
Thank you for attending this momentous occasion to celebrate our 21st Anniversary.
Cheryl Perry League, President
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.
Oakland Bay Area Chapter
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