Educational Institutions

National Black Law Students Association Inc

  • Washington, DC
  • http://www.nblsa.org

Mission Statement

Awareness. Advocacy. Activism.

Service Areas

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National

Organized into six regions (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southern, Mid-West, Rocky Mountain and Western Region), the organization has over 200 chapters and is present in all but a few of the nation's accredited law schools, as well as unaccredited law schools.

ruling year

1973

Principal Officer since 2009

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Tiffany N Munsell

Co Principal Officer since 2009

Self-reported

Melinda Hightower

Keywords

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National Black Law Students Search, Research

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EIN

23-7627201

 Number

2210205419

Also Known As

NBLSA

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Student Services and Organizations (B80)

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (B05)

Graduate, Professional(Separate Entities) (B50)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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The National Black Law Students Association (NBLSA), founded in 1968, is a national organization formed to articulate and promote the needs and goals of black law students and effectuate change in the legal community.

Programs

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Program 1

Organization of the collective of minority law students for the furtherance of the study of law.

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Service Areas

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National

Organized into six regions (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southern, Mid-West, Rocky Mountain and Western Region), the organization has over 200 chapters and is present in all but a few of the nation's accredited law schools, as well as unaccredited law schools.

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National Black Law Students Association Inc
Fiscal year: Apr 01-Mar 31

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National Black Law Students Association Inc

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Principal Officer

Tiffany N Munsell

Co Principal Officer

Melinda Hightower

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Mrs Tiffany N Munsell

No Affiliation

Term: May 2009 - May 2010

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