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Thank you for your interest in CBCF. Here you will find the latest news, public statements and announcements. To arrange interviews, please contact Kyla Clark at (202) 263-2812 or via email at media@cbcfinc.org.

May 12, 2022

CBCF Hosts Black Maternal Health and Heart Disease Discussion at Health Equity Summit

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) will host a "Policy for the People" Health Equity Virtual series from 11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET.

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May 4, 2022

CBCF Recognizes Historic Day with 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Survivors

Today, The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF), recognized a historic victory for three living survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.

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Apr 21, 2022

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. and NREI To Host Equity-Focused Conversation with Community Leaders in Detroit on Public Safety

Today the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.  (CBCF) and the National Racial Equity Initiative for Social Justice (NREI) announce their first-ever in-person community conversation on understanding the Detroit public safety historical landscape and answering the question of where do we go from here on Making Safety Public?

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Apr 7, 2022

CBCF Releases Statement on Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Historic Confirmation to Supreme Court

Today, Nicole Austin-Hillery, President and CEO of The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF), released the following statement on the Senate confirmation of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the United States Supreme Court.

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Mar 29, 2022

CBCF’s Alumni Network Council Announces Newly Elected Board Officers

Today, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated’s (CBCF) Alumni Network Council (ANC) announced its newly elected board officers who will ensure the connectivity of CBCF’s alumni through the curation of programming emerging new leaders with opportunities for mentorship and support.

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Mar 14, 2022

An Open Letter to the Presidents of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Nicole Austin-Hillery, president and chief executive officer of The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF), today released the following statement on recent violent threats against Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

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Mar 11, 2022

CBCF Announces Four Newly Elected Board Officers

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) today announced four newly elected board officers who will help support CBCF’s work to advance the global Black community by developing leaders, informing policy, and educating the public.  

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Feb 28, 2022

CBCF Announces New National Racial Equity Initiative Task Force for Social Justice

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) today announced its inaugural National Racial Equity Initiative (NREI) Task Force for Social Justice.

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Feb 25, 2022

CBCF Releases Statement on President Biden’s Nomination of U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice, Ketanji Brown Jackson

Nicole Austin-Hillery, president and chief executive officer of The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF), today released the following statement on President Joe Biden’s nomination for U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice, Ketanji Brown Jackson.

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