Committed to Empowering Our Community

The Northwest Georgia Chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. is dedicated to civic engagement, community service, leadership development, and advocacy through programs for women and children of color.

Message from President Kelli Humphrey

We would like to thank you for visiting our site. It is with great pleasure and honor that I bring greetings from the National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Northwest Georgia Chapter.

The Northwest Georgia Chapter is proud of our 18 years of service. We remain committed to the mission of advocating on behalf of Black Women and girls by promoting Leadership Development and Gender Equity in the areas of Health, Education, Economic Empowerment, and the exposure to Arts and Culture.

The Northwest Georgia Chapter is committed to empowering our community through our signature programs including the High School to High Heels Mentoring Program, our P.O.W.E.R. (Preparing Our Women to Engage Responsibly) Program, Sister-Nomic$ Program, Legislative Day at the State Capitol, and a Journey through Advocacy for many years to come. We recognize that there is still work to be done. Therefore, we are committed to continuing our efforts of meeting the needs of the community that we serve.

The Northwest Georgia Chapter is proud of the activities we have planned in the 2022-2023 fiscal year for our service areas of Cobb, Douglas, Paulding, North Fulton, and Cherokee Counties. It is our sincere hope that you will support our advocacy programs and fundraising efforts as we work to build a better world one community at a time.



The Mission of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. is to advocate on behalf of black women and girls to promote leadership development and gender equity in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment.


The Vision of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. is to see black women and girls live in a world where socio-economic inequity does not exist.

Core Values

Our Beliefs

  • Racial & Gender Equality

  • Social Justice & Inclusion

  • Integrity & Accountability

  • Economic Empowerment

  • Respect & Collaboration

Our Agenda

  • Economic Empowerment

  • Strategic Alliances

  • Civic Engagement

  • Health & Education

Our Purpose

  • Foster principles of equal rights and opportunities

  • Promote the awareness of Black culture

Our leadership

2019_2020 Chapter Officers

Kelli Humphrey


Cheryl C. Cole

1st Vice President


2nd Vice President

Tashira Meade

3rd Vice President

Vanda Harris




Lucinda M. Kinloch

Nominating Chair

Ayesha Gambles


Iteeah Pounds

Immediate Past President

Teresa Smith


Nicole Langley

Legal Counsel


Financial Secretary

Kristen Butts




Our chapter

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Our History

Chartered in 2004, the Northwest Georgia Chapter addresses the initiatives of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. by providing an effective network among Black women. We strive to establish connections with corporate and political sectors to gain visibility in the socioeconomic arena. We bring the career needs of women of color to the forefront, serving as role models and mentors to young women through recognition of the historic and current achievements of Black women.

For more information, visit our national website at

Past Presidents

  • 2015 - 2019: Iteeah Pounds

  • 2011 - 2015: Cheryl Cole

  • 2007 - 2011: Virginia Martin

  • 2004 - 2007: Alice Archey


Annual Report

Check out our our latest annual report.