The National Black MBA Association, Inc., (NBMBAA), is a business organization which leads in the creation of economic and intellectual wealth for the black community.
The goal of the New Jersey Chapter is to create programs that are responsive to the current needs of its membership and the community at large. These initiatives commit the organization’s resources to bring about fundamental change in the economic development of the African-American community. The purpose of these initiatives is to encourage active participation in issues of local, national, and international significance for the chapter’s corporate, business and community partners. The New Jersey chapter is committed to:
- Utilizing its professional skills and experience to foster economic and educational development in the community.
- Assisting the corporate community in recruiting, developing, and retaining minority employees for leadership positions.
- Providing leadership growth and creating opportunities in professional, civic and social environments for its membership.
Initiatives include the following:
- Economic Development
- Career Development
- Educational Programs
- Community Affairs
- Corporate Relations
- Professional Development
- Fund Raising
- Public Relations
- Economic Development
- Student Affairs
The Membership Committee shall be responsible for the recruitment and orientation of new members and creating a retention strategy.
Student Affairs Committee
The Student Affairs Committee shall administer the Chapter?s student programs and activities, including the scholarship program for high school, undergraduate and graduate students. It shall maintain communication on an ongoing basis with high school, undergraduate schools and graduate business schools.
Corporate Relations Committee
The Corporate Relations Committee shall establish and develop relationships with existing and potential corporate partners for the purpose of identifying sponsorship opportunities and other in-kind services that provide corporate partners with an ability to assist in the implementation of chapter programs and activities.
Program Planning Committee
The Program Planning Committee shall be responsible for identifying an appropriate topic and presenter(s), developing a program agenda, and organizing logistics, including, arranging the date, time, venue, notification to the membership and all other such details as appropriate.
Fund Raising Committee
The Fund Raising Committee shall be responsible for the establishment and execution of fund raising plans and programs for Chapter activities and expand established corporate contacts and relationships to the mutual benefit of the Corporation and the Chapter.
Public Relations Committee
The Public Relations Committee shall handle the publicity for all events sponsored by the Chapter.
The Finance Committee shall be responsible for advising and providing consultation to the Executive Committee relating to budgetary and investment decisions of the Chapter. The Treasurer serves as the committee chairperson.