Learn About Us

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc., is a nonprofit nonpartisan public policy, research and educational institute that seeks to advance the global black community.

Who We Are

We are risk-takers, change makers and creative thinkers

and we are here to make a difference.

our vision

We envision a world in which all communities have an equal voice in public policy through leadership cultivation, economic empowerment, and civic engagement.

learn more about our mission & vision

what we do

We seek to advance the global black community

by developing leaders, informing policy and educating the public. We bring together subject experts, industry leaders, elected officials, students and concerned citizens to engage in meaningful dialogue and incite postive change.

  • how we began

    Our History
  • 1971

    Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) is established by 13 members of the 92nd United States Congress

  • 1976

    African-American lawmakers hold their first Annual Legislative Conference