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Advancing the Community Through Research and Policy Analysis

Learn how our research informs policy at all levels of government and impacts the black community.

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Combatting Systemic Injustice

Learn how the National Racial Equity Initiative is advancing social justice, human rights, and community/economic development opportunities for the Black community.

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Fall 2023 Internship Virtual Info Session

Learn more about our Fall 2023 Internship program and speak directly with our Leadership Institute team about the application process.

June 12 @ 6:30 pm

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The Mervyn L. & Stephanie Tubbs Jones Memorial Scholarship Classic

The Scholarship Classic is a powerful golf tournament and networking event, back in-person for the first time since 2019, that provides financial support to more than 500 students across the country who demonstrate exemplary leadership, commitment to community service, and academic talent.

June 25

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Annual Legislative Conference

Join us at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center for five days of premium programming and signature events including the Prayer Breakfast, National Town Hall, Phoenix Awards, and Black Party.

September 20

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CBCF Marks First Anniversary of the National Racial Equity Initiative for Social Justice Fellowship Program

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Annual Legislative Conference

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Our Research

Africa-America 2021 Re-Envisioning Liberation for the Global Black Diaspora

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