Uplifting California 
Black Women and Girls

The California Black Women’s Collective Empowerment Institute is a 501C3 non-profit organization developing impactful programs aimed at dismantling systemic barriers throughout the state.

Our mission is to uplift the voices and issues of 
Black Women and Girls in California

New Research

Pay Me What I’m Worth

Wage Report

Black Women’s wages based on educational attainment, marital status, parental status, and work type compared their female counterparts and all California over from 2017-2021.

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The Latest

May 9, 2024

2024 CA Black Women’s Trailblazer Hall of Fame Celebration

Join us as we honor the achievements of Black Women across California at the 2024 CA Black Women’s Trailblazer Hall of Fame Celebration!

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January 19, 2024

CA Black Women’s Jobs Report: Q4 2023

Last month, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released the labor market data of the fourth quarter of 2023.

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January 13, 2024

Statement on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s 2024 Budget

In response to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed 2024-25 budget of $291.5 billion, with an estimated $37.9 billion deficit

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Voting Initiative

We’ve Saved a Seat for You, Sis!

We’ve Saved A Seat for You, Sis is our voter engagement initiative to get more Black Women in California registered to vote and engaged in the political process. 

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