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WHO WE ARE

The Black Women’s Health Imperative is the only national organization dedicated to improving the health and wellness of our nation’s 21 million Black women and girls – physically, emotionally and financially.

BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH MATTERS

We identify the most pressing health issues that affect the nation's 21 million Black women and girls and invest in the best of the best strategies, partners and organizations that share our goal: ensuring Black women live longer, healthier, more prosperous lives.

BWHI Faces of Black Women's Health

We’re looking for the FACE(s) OF BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH!

The Black Women’s Health Imperative is looking for everyday women to feature in our IndexUS publication!

You must be:

  • A Black woman At least 18 years old (There is no age limit!)
  • Live in or around Washington, DC
  • Available for a photo shoot on Friday, September 9 or Saturday, September 10

Interested?

Click here to apply!

*Deadline: August 31

Having Sex? #LetsTalkAboutPrEP!

Did you know? 1 in 32 Black women in the U.S. will be infected with HIV in her lifetime. PrEP can reduce your risk of HIV infection by more than 90%.

Empowering Women, Building Advocates, Graduating Leaders

My Sister's Keeper (MSK) is our advocacy and leadership-building initiative for women on Historically Black College and University (HBCU) campuses.

Join the #BlackWomensHealth movement!

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