Newsroom

Thank you for your interest in CBCF. Here you will find the latest news, public statements and announcements. To arrange interviews, please contact Yolanda Raine at (202) 809-2011 or via email at media@cbcfinc.org.

Jun 13, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s National Racial Equity Initiative for Social Justice Hosts Community Conversation in Atlanta to Illuminate Voter Suppression and Political Violence Against Black Communities

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) National Racial Equity Initiative for Social Justice hosted its Community Conversation to convene legislators, policymakers, activists, and community members to address the critical issues surrounding voting rights and representation in America.

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Jun 4, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Welcomes Summer 2024 Intern Cohort

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) is excited to announce the arrival of the Summer 2024 cohort of Congressional and C-Suite interns, a dynamic group of young leaders from colleges and universities across the country poised to begin a transformative public policy and professional development journey this week.

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May 31, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Hosts Transportation Equity Policy Briefing on Capitol Hill

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) and its Center for Policy Analysis and Research (CPAR) brought together transportation equity experts and advocates for an informative briefing on Capitol Hill titled "Walking the Talk? Empowering Black Communities Through Inclusive Active Transportation."

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May 30, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Policy for the People Health Equity Summit Reflects on Actionable Solutions around the Health Equity Crisis for Black Americans

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) held its Policy for the People Health Equity Summit, a prominent convening of policymakers, thought leaders, advocates, and community members committed to engaging in dynamic discussions on advancing equitable policies to address the needs of Black communities.

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May 17, 2024

CBCF Statement on the 70th Anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education

Nicole Austin-Hillery, President and CEO, Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF), and Jonathan Cox Vice President, Center for Policy Analysis and Research (CPAR) issued the following statement on the 70th Anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education.

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May 13, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Announces New National Racial Equity Initiative Task Force for Social Justice Ambassadors

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) proudly announces the appointment of six members to serve as the new Ambassadors for the National Racial Equity Initiative (NREI) Task Force for Social Justice.

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Apr 30, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Announces 2024 Appointments to its Board of Directors and Corporate Advisory Council

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) continues to fortify its mission to advance the global Black community by announcing the appointment of exceptional leaders to its Board of Directors and Corporate Advisory Council (CAC).

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Apr 25, 2024

Remembering the Legacy of Representative Donald M. Payne Jr.

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) and the CBCF Board of Directors extends their deepest condolences on the passing of Representative Donald Payne Jr.

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Apr 15, 2024

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Announces New Partnership with the University of Oxford

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) proudly unveils a groundbreaking collaboration with the University of Oxford to establish a CBCF Alumni Scholarship, a transformative initiative aimed at closing the financial gap for Black students aspiring to pursue master's degrees at the prestigious institution.

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