National Coalition Of 100 Black Women Sisterhood Symposium Is Saturday

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Chattanooga Chapter, Inc. will present its second annual Sisterhood Symposium – Health is Wealth, part one of a two-part virtual webinar series on Saturday from 12-2 p.m. via Zoom. The webinar can also be viewed on NCBW’s Facebook page.

“As part of a National Organization, the NCBW, Chattanooga Chapter, Inc. recognizes that health is a primary area of focus for life and understand deficiencies in the healthcare arena, especially in our community," said Michalle Morris, NCBW's Health Committee chair. "We are proud to host our 2nd Annual Sisterhood Symposium: Health is Wealth, which is a health conference for women and young ladies to gain information on multiple health topics that will hopefully encourage them to use this information to positively impact their health as well as their family’s health. Because of the health disparities and inequity in health, NCBW is very proud to provide continuous quality presentations and support in providing patient education to the community."

The guest speakers will provide insight on improving your health during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

Register for the webinar at http://bit.ly/NCBW-Health or view it on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NCBWChattanooga

For more information about the organization, please visit www.ncbw-chattanooga.org



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