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STRONG.

RESILIENT. HEALTHY.

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Want to lose weight, feel great and get healthy?

Our Change Your Lifestyle. Change Your Life. program (CYL²) is for you! In the CYL² programs, lifestyle coaches teach women — and men — across the country how to eat differently and move more.

BWHI has joined with a coalition of women’s organizations to launch a new Care Women Deserve campaign to educate Black women on the range of women’s preventive services available at no out-of-pocket cost! Learn more about the services and the campaign here.

We invite you to join us on April 10th for a panel discussion on the issues around reproductive justice and their impact on Black women. Meet a panel of reproductive justice advocates, award-winning filmmaker and director Jami Ramberan, and young visual storytellers who will share insights into creating awareness through their work around reproductive justice.

WHY BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH MATTERS

If we lived in a society where health equity was a reality, here’s what could happen:

2,400

Fewer deaths
from breast
cancer each year

35%

Decrease in
infant mortality rates
for Black women

50%

Increase in high school graduation
rates for Black girls and a
25% increase in college graduate rates for Black women

$250B

Impact to the U.S. economy

JOIN THE #BLACKWOMENSHEALTH MOVEMENT

Self-Care

No Skimping on Myself, No Running on Fumes

After years of fighting to provide more meaningful platforms to help increase awareness of racism in government, academia, and philanthropy, I was beaten. The choice seemed simple. I would ditch ...
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