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SIM-36: National Council of Negro Women, North Shore-Staten Island Section

 Collection — Box: SIM36 Box1
Identifier: SIM-36
Abstract Staten Island Civic organization establised by and for Negro Women. The National Council of Negro Women is a coalition compromised of 200 community-based sections in 32 states and 38 national organizational affiliates that works to enlighten and inspire more than 3,000,000 women and men. Its mission is to lead, advocate for and empower women of African descent, their families and communities. NCNW was founded in 1935 by Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, influential educator and activist. For more than...
Dates: 1974-2019

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  • Subject: Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955 X