Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough. - Mary McLeod Bethune
M-B Section NCNW, Inc.
P.O. Box 6037, Largo, MD 20792
Commitment, Unity and Self Reliance
Mitchellville-Bowie Section of National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
I want to be remembered as someone who used herself and anything she could touch to work for justice and freedom.... I want to be remembered as one who tried.
Dr. Dorothy Irene Height
If we have the courage and tenacity of our forebears, who stood firmly like a rock against the lash of slavery, we shall find a way to do for our day what they did for theirs.
Mary McLeod Bethune
We are all leaders in our own right. Members have the opportunity to lead committees and special projects that support the community we serve.
DR. THELMA THOMAS DALEY
Dr. Thelma Thomas Daley is our current Chair and the 8th National President of NCNW.
She is a distinguished Counselor-Educator, organization leader and Administrator and college professor. She is an American Counseling Association Fellow, and a National Board Certified Counselor.
Her advocacy for equity and excellence has been reflected in her manynational, state, and local roles. Prior to her presidential position with NCNW, she has served as president of four national organizations. She has held many local positions. She has conducted workshops or given speeches to groupsthroughout the United States in Europe, Africa, and Japan.
She is the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions. She was inductedin the BGE and Baltimore Sun 2020 Business and Civic Hall of Fame. She is widely recognized for her organization and leadership skills, especially her training skills and her ability to motivate and inspire people.
She has a strong civil/human rights advocacy record and gives freely of her time and skills to empower others.