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Celebrating the 45th Annual Conference of the National Black Child Development Institute

 OCTOBER 16, 2015 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Contact: Tameka Bell, Communications Manager, National Black Child Development Institute  
Email: tbell@nbcdi.org
Website: www.NBCDI.org
Twitter: @NBCDI

 

NBCDI President and CEO Tobeka Green is featured in this Voice of America story about the exciting  book vending machine project in Southeast Washington, D.C. The project provides children with access to free books. NBCDI and the JetBlue Soar with Reading program are working in partnership on the innovative program. 

Tobeka Green, President and CEO of the National Black Child Development Institute's statement on the hate crime committed in Charleston, South Carolina on June 18, 2015: "As our country awakened to the tragic news that nine of our brothers and sisters were killed in Charleston, South Carolina last night, I know that people of all faiths, cultures and communities bowed their heads in thought and prayer.  

Please join hosts NBCDI & Zero to Three, in cooperation with Representative Rosa DeLauro, at a briefing on preschool suspensions and expulsions on Thursday, June 11 from 2-3pm in 2226 Rayburn House Office Building. Learn more and RSVP here