Celebrating #BlackMenLove

The Calendar of Children is one of the National Black Child Development Institute's hallmark publications. The 2016 calendar, for the first time in NBCDI history, features children and adults. This very special edition pays tribute to the fathers, uncles, brothers and caregivers who love and support Black children every day. Purchase your calendar today to support Black children and families.

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

 OCTOBER 16, 2015 


Contact: Tameka Bell, Communications Manager, National Black Child Development Institute  
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.