The National Association of Black Social Workers, Inc., comprised of people of African ancestry, is committed to enhancing the quality of life and empowering people of African ancestry through advocacy, human services delivery, and research.
National Association of Black Social Workers, Inc. will work to
create a world in which people of African ancestry will live free from racial
domination, economic exploitation, and cultural oppression. In collaboration
with national, international, and other appropriate groups, NABSW will continue
to leverage its collective expertise to strategically develop capacity of
people of African ancestry to sustain and flourish. NABSW’s vision is guided by
the Principles of the Nguzo Saba, which are Unity, Self-determination,
Collective Work and Responsibility, Cooperative Economics, Purpose, Creativity,
and Faith, and the Seven Cardinal Virtues of Ma’at, which are Right, Truth,
Justice, Order, Reciprocity, Balance, and Harmony.