AMP: Grassroots²

Los Angeles, CA

Black Women for Wellness

Vision: BWW is committed to the health and well-being of Black women and girls through health education, empowerment and advocacy. BWW aims to expand healthcare access, reduce toxic hair care chemicals that are prevalent in communities, and to build political advocacy in California and beyond.

Impact: BWW runs programs and initiatives centered in wellness and policy change including ‘Sisters in Control Reproductive Justice’ which supports reproductive justice policy. In addiction to this, BWW hosts ‘Sisters in Motion’ a health/wellness program, as well as ‘Sisters With Opions’, supporting access to quality health care, and the the community forum series, ‘Sisters @ Eight.