Black Women for Wellness

About Us

Black Women for Wellness is committed to healing, educating, and supporting Black Women! We started with the Birthing Project in Los Angeles in 1999. We began as a group of women concerned about the health and well-being of our babies. As grandmothers, mothers, aunties, daughters, and sisterfriends, we found we had no choice but to take on the plethora of health issues Black women encounter.

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Your membership strengthens our voice and power! Black Women for Wellness is on a mission, to enhance the health and well being of Black women. We are inclusive of all folks of good intent who want to support and help us achieve this mission. BWW is a nonprofit corporation under Section 501 (c) (3) Revenue Code. Financial Contributions to BWW are tax deductible.

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BWW is a nonprofit corporation under Section 501 (c) (3) Revenue Code. Financial Contributors to BWW are tax deductible. As a non-profit, Black Women for Wellness is able to seek funding and accept donations to support our programs. You can send donations online using Paypal, call us at (323) 290 5955 to make a donation over the phone or send a check by mail to Black Women for Wellness, P.O. Box 292516, Los Angeles CA 90029.

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Women of Color Support Group Reminder

Nov. 19th, 6:30PM – 7:30PM: Women of Color Support Group

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Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm Location: Crenshaw United Methodist Church, The Jessie James Room 3740 Don Felipe Drive Los Angeles, CA 90008 RSVP (323) 296-0310 Can you believe that we are already in November? Wow, how time surely does fly. As we plan to prepare to spend time with family, friends,

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Sharon D. Johnson

Nov. 14th, 8:30AM – 10:30AM: Sharon D Johnson PhD Speaks at Sisters @ Eight

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November 14, 2014 Mental Health Panel DREAM WORK and DEPTH PSYCHOLOGY AS HEALING PRACTICES FOR BLACK WOMEN by Sharon D. Johnson, PhD There has been an expressed need for Black women to have a forum in which we can tend to our psychological well-being. Dr. Sharon D. Johnson will demonstrate how this can be achieved

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Register for the 2014 California Elections

Guides for the November 2014 California Election

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Educate yourself on the candidates and issues in the November 2014 election. November 2014 Proposition Guide November 2014 Election Voter Guide

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Sistas in the Know – a Helpful Guide to Understanding The Basics of Fibroid Tumors

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What are Fibroids? Fibroids are benign fibrous and muscular growths of tissue in the muscular wall of the uterus. Fibroids range in size from seedlings, which are undetectable by the human eye, to bulky masses that can distort and enlarge the uterus. They can be single or multiple. In extreme cases they can expand the

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In Our Own Voice: National Black Women's Reproductive Justice Agenda

Press Release: In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice Agenda

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Today, we want to announce a new initiative – – In Our Own Voice: National Back Women’s Reproductive Justice Agenda, – – to galvanize Black women and girls at the national and regional levels in support of Reproductive Justice. In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice Agenda is a partnership between Black Women

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