Black Women of Chester County
Every black women and girl in Chester County is living their best life
The mission of Black Women of Chester County in Action is to positively impact the economic well-being and health of Black women and girls in Chester County, Pennsylvania through education, advocacy, and leadership.
Our purpose is to create and enhance collaboration among Black women in leadership roles in Chester County in every area where decisions are made that impact their health and well-being extending from households to community activities, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, academic institutions and corporate offices.
Our Core Values
BWCCA Values Diversity
We value diversity, inclusion and belonging not only racial, cultural and age, but also in thought, life choices, voice, and personal vision.
BWCCA Embraces Community
We are responsible to and for each other. We stand with our allies; we support our neighbors.
BWCCA Models Integrity
We stay true to our mission and operate with authenticity and transparency.
BWCCA Promotes Equal Voices
We value having Black women and girls at the proverbial table, where decisions and policies are made.
BWCCA Empowers Leadership
We recognize, value and celebrate people using their knowledge, power, and resources to positively influence the lives of Black women and girls.
Thursday, September 29, 2016, thirty (30) African American Women Leaders from the Chester County community were invited to a gathering with Michelle Legaspi Sanchez, Executive Director, Chester County Fund for Women and Girls, for a presentation and conversation regarding the 2016 Blueprint: Leveraging Progress produced by the Chester County Fund for Women and Girls.
Chester County Fund for Women and Girls awarded Black Women of Chester County in Action $6,000 to launch the Aya Health Project to help Black Women interconnect with and support each other.
Joyce Chester and Cheryl Miles with other members of BWCCA attended the CCFW&G' s Grants Celebration June 5, 2018, at the Marshalton Inn.
Contact Black Women of Chester County in Action
Our mission is to improve the lives of Black women and girls in Chester County (PA). Would you like to help aid in our pursuit to help young women and girls in Chester County (PA)?