April 4, 2020

Today, the National Black Women's Justice Institute (NBWJI) announces that acting executive director, Dr. Sydney McKinney, a seasoned leader and expert in child welfare and justice system reform, has been named NBWJI’s new executive director.

March 30, 2020

The National Black Women’s Justice Institute (NBWJI) is excited to announce the appointment of its President, Monique W. Morris, Ed.D, as Grantmakers for Girls of Color's first Executive Director.

March 23, 2020

The NBWJI team has compiled a reading list of personal favorites to help connect you and your family to the hope, strength, and resiliency of Black women and girls.

I could not let 2019 come to a close without sincerely thanking you for your support this year.

December 9, 2019

This year, we took the issue of decriminalizing Black women and girls global.

December 9, 2019

2019 was an incredibly successful year in our ongoing fight to end the criminalization of Black girls in schools and to create safe and healing-informed spaces.

December 8, 2019

Since 2017, The National Black Women’s Justice Institute has provided trainings on healing - informed responses for CSE survivors.

December 6, 2019

A bold new piece of legislation to disrupt the school-to-confinement pathway by investing in safe and nurturing school environments for all students, especially Black and brown girls.

October 18, 2019

Today, we spotlight, Senior Policy Fellow on Education and Reentry, Aishatu Yusuf, MPA. Learn more about Aishatu's influences, what excites her about NBWJI, and even some of her favorite forms of self-care.

September 12, 2019

Today, The National Black Women’s Justice Institute released federal, state and local recommendations to end school pushout for Black girls