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The African Diaspora Ancestral Commemoration Institute (ADACI) is dedicated to institutionalizing the commemoration of the millions of Africans lost during the Atlantic and other periods of enslavement. A winner of the 2004 Community Service Award of the Millennium Club of the National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Clubs, Inc. (NANBPWC, Inc.), ADACI has provided outstanding educational and community-based programming in Metropolitan Washington, D.C. and the surrounding areas for nearly 20 years.



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Nannie Helen Burroughs

Nannie Helen Burroughs, nationally prominent Black educator, Church leader, and suffrage supporter, founded the National Training School for Women and Girls in Washington, D. C. (1909) as a national model school for the teaching of African American women...

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