Annual Legislative Conference

Please be on the lookout for NOBEL Women’s 2020 Annual Legislative Conference announcement!

OUR MISSION

N.O.B.E.L. Women is dedicated to strengthening the bond between its individual members, as well as the relationship between the organization and the community. N.O.B.E.L. Women is committed to increasing and promoting the presence of Black women in government, nonprofit and corporate leadership through training and development; protecting the public interest of women and families; and supporting policy initiatives that contribute to the enhancement and sustainability of the Black community.

OUR OBJECTIVES

N.O.B.E.L. Women is dedicated to strengthening the bond between its individual members, as well as the relationship between the organization and the community. N.O.B.E.L. Women is committed to increasing and promoting the presence of Black women in government, nonprofit and corporate leadership through training and development; protecting the public interest of women and families; and supporting policy initiatives that contribute to the enhancement and sustainability of the Black community.
In support of our mission, N.O.B.E.L. Women has adopted the following fundamental objectives:

  • To create programs and platforms that advance Black women in the fields of public policy, public service and civic engagement;
  • To serve as a network and support system for Black women in public policy;
  • To serve as a medium for thoughtful dialogue on issues of public interest between elected officials and stakeholders; and
  • To train and educate a class of cultivated and experienced Black women professionals for government, corporate and nonprofit leadership roles.

The National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women’s (NOBEL Women) Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) is the organization’s annual meeting where more than 200 Black women legislators join industry leaders and stakeholders from around the country in dialogue on legislative and policy issues impacting the Black community. Hundreds of attendees from across the country and around the world attend this four-day conference to learn about the challenges and opportunities facing Black America. ALC provides the platform for collaboration and policy development to occur among national, state and local leaders and their constituents through regional forums, national summits, and policy-centered conferences. ALC provides a Black women perspective on public policy with thought-provoking and educational policy forums, community education workshops and policy briefs.