The NBWN is a non-profit organisation dedicated to raising the status and position of black women in all walks of life.

We provide dynamic initiatives, enabling women from diverse
backgrounds and occupations to develop strong professional and social contacts; high quality training and education programmes;
leadership and national recognition.


Michele Giddens

Michele Giddens is an Executive Director of Bridges Community Ventures. She has ten years of development and community finance experience ranging from large equity and debt investments to microfinance and small business lending. She began her career in international economic development with the Polish Development Bank, a World Bank-sponsored institution in Warsaw.




The fastest growing women’s network in Britain