Mission, Vision, & Principles

To be the premier advocacy, health education and training organization that serves the health interest of African-American and other women of color and their families, while promoting and supporting their interest, education and training in the health professions to further reduce health disparities. 

Vision 

Value Based Principles

  • Principle I: Diverse and Inclusive

  • Principle II: Empowering and Self-Sustaining Approaches

  • Principle III: Ethically and Morally Guided

  • Principle IV: Excellence beyond Expectations

  • Principle V: Responsive to Present and Emerging Needs 

  • Principle IV: Relentless Resolve to Realize the Elimination and/or Reduction of Health Disparities among Women of Color and their Families

Mission

The mission of the Black Women's Health Alliance is to improve healthcare outcomes and eliminate and/or reduce health disparities experienced by women of African Ancestry, other women of color, and their families through advocacy, education, research and support activities, programs and services.