The mission of the African American Board Leadership Institute is to strengthen nonprofit, public, and private organizations through the placement of African American leaders on a broad range of governing boards. AABLI takes responsibility for the recruiting, preparing, and assisting with the placements of such African American leaders to make the process as smooth as possible.
- Trained 842 African American professionals to serve on governing boards through the Board Leadership Program (BLP)
- Over 25,000 individuals engaged. This includes program participants, volunteers, donors, and social media followers
- Nearly 300 alumni currently serve on boards. 40% of those placements are a direct result of AABLI Board Placement Services
- Developed and executed custom training for corporations to create lasting change that contributes to employees’ success. Companies include Toyota, the Weingart Foundation, and LISC LA Local Initiatives Support Corporation.