The New York Manhattan Section of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW) was chartered in November of 1953. NCNW is a council of national African American women’s organizations and community-based sections. Founded in 1935 by Mary McLeod Bethune, NCNW’s mission is to lead, develop, and advocate for women of African descent as they support their families and communities.
The Manhattan Section approaches all programs and projects with the mindset of “how are we serving?” Our greatest asset to the community is our service. Keeping service as the primary focus, we work to make a difference in our community and within the lives of the section members.
Join us in the service to the Manhattan Community by becoming a member of the The Manhattan Section. For more information, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
We meet virtually via Zoom from September to June (no meetings in July & August) on the second Saturday from 10:30 am - 12 Noon, next meeting is June 11th.