Benefits of Membership


Not only will your membership entitle you to be a part of the San Diego Association of Black Social Workers, but it also includes the benefit of being a member of the National Association of Black Social Workers, Inc.
Like the SDABSW, NABSW works to create a world in which people of Black African ancestry will live free from racial domination, economic exploitation, and cultural oppression.

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 Righteousness, Truth, Justice, Order, Reciprocity, Balance, and Harmony.

By joining, YOU can expect the following benefits:

  • Networking opportunities

  • Discounted full-time student membership

  • Discounted pricing for State, Regional, National and International Conferences

  • NABSW Members Rewards Program

  • The opportunity to participate in quarterly National Steering Committee Meetings

  • The ability to purchase Professional Liability Insurance

  • Presenter opportunities at the NABSW Annual Conference