"With Liberty and Justice for All?" Join the conversation...

At the 45th Annual Legislative Conference.

A sneak peek of last year's ALC


This month, we celebrate our nation's independence and proudly proclaim liberty and justice for all Americans. In that same spirit, we will carry this message into our 45th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC).


"With Liberty and Justice for All" is the theme for ALC this year. Join us for our 45th-year milestone of delivering dynamic public policy discussions, networking forums, an exhibit showcase, celebrations of the contributions of African Americans and so much more...


September 16 - 20, 2015

Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C.

Be sure to sign up for the Ultimate registration package for access to policy sessions and forums, Jazz Concert, Prayer Breakfast, Phoenix Awards Dinner, Gospel Extravaganza and other exclusive events!

Take advantage of early registration discounts and register today! 

New Interactive Tools for ALC '15

This year, we launched a dynamic conference website for all of your ALC needs. Visit

cbcfinc.org/alc to register for the conference , access real-time information on forums, sessions, distinguished speakers and a schedule of events The full session schedule will be available by August 4th.

Save the new website to your favorites and check regularly for ALC updates, news and events. 


A Good Time for a Good Cause!


Thank you for supporting the 23rd Annual Mervyn L. & Stephanie Tubbs Jones Memorial Scholarship Classic, presented by Lexus at Lansdowne Resort June 28-29.  

With your help,
the CBCF raised more than $650,000 for scholarships that will help young people across the country pursue professional and educational opportunities. Your commitment, participation and investment in the next generation of African-American leaders are changing lives and communities. Thank you for your generosity.

We look forward to your continued
support of our programs and events throughout the year. And in case you missed Scholarship Classic this year, be sure to check out the highlights.
Leadership Institute for Public Service

View CBCF Summer Interns on Capitol Hill 

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BerThaddaeus Bailey 
New Blog: Real People. Real Talk.
Jay Jackson

This week on The Village, check out the latest blog post entitled, "The Disoriented Trilogy for the Black Male Manhood ~ Masculinity ~ Manliness" 

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