PROGRAMS & COMMITTEES
Health Committee: Chaired by Naa-Solo Tettey, EdD
The committee believes that health is more than the absence of illness; it is a state of well-being. We embrace a definition of health in its broadest form. Knowledge is the key. Education and advocacy for issues related to maintaining wellness, illness prevention, the recognition of health disparities and the awareness of health related careers. The overall wellness of the African-American Woman and her family is our concern. Priority areas of focus for the Health Committee include heart and cardiovascular diseases, HIV/AIDS education, nutrition, breast cancer awareness, and education/awareness of the affordable care act.
Focusing on local, state and national political areas through voter education, registration and research.
The overall wellness of the African-American Woman and her family is our concern. Knowledge is the key.
Enhancing and encouraging leadership skills in young girls. Advocating in support of educational issues for black women of all ages.
Promoting the economic stability and advancement of African American women through symposiums, workshops and community forums.
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