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About NABA

The National Association of Black Accountants (NABA, Inc.), is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for black professionals in the accounting, finance and related business professions. Representing more than 200,000 black professionals in these fields, NABA advances people, careers, and the mission by providing education, resources, and meaningful career connections to both professional and student members, fulfilling the principle of our motto: Lifting As We Climb.

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About the NABA San Francisco Chapter

NABA San Francisco is one of the premier professional associations in the Bay Area. The Bay Area is full of opportunities in accounting/finance. We are home to over 40 of Fortune 500 companies in a variety of fields (e.g. public, high-tech, consumer goods, banking, etc.). The mission of the San Francisco Bay Area NABA Chapter (SF NABA Inc.) is to build a world-class chapter that meets the needs of its members and is fundamentally and financially sound.

The Goals of the SF NABA Inc. Executive Board are to:

  • Identify and respond to the needs of our members and corporate sponsors
  • Continually improve our offering to our members and corporate partners
  • Present qualified students to our corporate partners
  • Create alliances with our corporate partners
  • Positively influence our business community by developing and expanding our relationships with other professional organizations
  • Provide our chapter leaders with the knowledge and skills necessary to be effective in their position within the chapter and their career.
  • Be financially self-sufficient by implementing certain investment strategies
  • Maintain and enhance organizational effectiveness through successful succession planning

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Highlights from NABA San Francisco

Welcome to NABA San Francisco!
One of the best parts of being in a professional organization is the opportunity to fellowship with other business professionals. Each member brings a certain uniqueness to the organization based on their personal, and professional experiences. We look forward to seeing you all at our next mixer. Bring a friend/coworker with you!

Apply Today for The NABA Scholarship - Due 7/31/20!
NABA's San Francisco chapter has provided over $150,000 in scholarship funds, and the 2020 recipients will soon be determined. Students have until Friday, July 31st to submit applications for the NABA scholarship.  Click here to apply.

The Center for the Advancement of Black Professionals: 1-Day Student Boot Camp!
On Saturday, February 22nd LinkedIn and Kaiser Permanente joined us in hosting another highly anticipated student boot camp. Sessions included resume and interview workshops along with a Dress 4 Success presentation that taught students to polish their professional brand. LEARN MORE.

The NABA Black History Month Mixer - Building Authentic Connections!

We celebrated Black History with the Bay Area's Premier Black Professionals on Thursday, February 27th. This event will provided attendees with an opportunity to ditch conventional "networking" and jump start this decade with tips on how to truly build authentic connections, and a more in-depth understanding of Diversity & Inclusiveness.

The San Francisco Chapters of the National Association of Black Accountants Inc., and the Urban Financial Services Coalition joined forces and executed a successful 2nd Annual Black History Mixer:

The NABA Escape Room Challenge is Postponed for Now!
Take two of our exciting escape room challenge for NABA SF students and professionals has been postponed. When the event is rescheduled be sure to take part in this fun and interactive group experience as we sharpen team building skills together. A social hour for professionals will follow at The Cigar Bar & Grill. Stay tuned for updates!

The NABA Post-Busy Season Mixer is Postponed for Now!
As soon as possible, we'll come together to celebrate the end of another Spring busy season. Make sure you check email and social media for details!

Save the Date for the NABA San Francisco - Scholarship Gala
Save the Date - Scholarship Gala, Thursday, September 24, 2020. Location to be announced.  LEARN MORE

The 2019 Ralph J. Grant Institute Hosted by the Division of Firms Never Disappoints!
The Ralph J. Grant Institute is an annual professional development conference where live CPE training sessions are offered in Oakland, Chicago, Detroit, and Washington, DC. The Division of Firms has continued to uphold its commitment to developing Bay Area black professionals by hosting the 2019 Oakland session which took place December 2nd-4th. 

Party of the Year: The NABA Noir Masquerade Soiree!
On Friday December 13th, we had an enchanting evening filled with food, drinks, and partying with peers and leaders in the accounting, finance, and other business professions. We celebrated the end of a great year together! 

NABA SF at the 2019 Western Region Student Conference: Tiny but Mighty!
The Western Region Student Conference took place October 10th-12th in Dallas, Texas. Over 150 students attended, interviewed with top tier companies, and secured internships and full time career opportunities. Check out Joshua Atkins' video documenting our tiny but MIGHTY group representing NABA SF at the WRSC! Click here to watch!

Volunteer Opportunity - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program!
As we embark upon a new year, a new tax season will be well underway very soon! Every year, our local NABA chapter works with an IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to aid local community organizations to offer free tax help to low and moderate-income individuals and families that need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. LEARN MORE

Website Questions? The 'Help' Feature is a Great Place to Start.
Have general questions about the website? Do you want to know how to find other members? Ready to be part of community discussions? Have documents that are beneficial for the chapter? Click 'Help' in the top navigation bar, for a variety of 'how to's' of this website.

Create Your NABA eLearning Account Today!
The partnership between NABA and the Business Learning Institute (BLI) brings the nation’s premier learning and CPE content to your fingerprints. Like NABA, BLI is committed to the career success of our members. LEARN MORE

Need Help Preparing to Take the CPA Exam? The NABA National CPA Review Program is for You!
Passing the CPA Exam is not just a rite of passage in the accounting profession but also a major stepping-stone for your career, opening doors to new job opportunities. NABA is partnering with Wiley to provide a CPA review program to help you efficiently prepare for and pass the CPA Exam. LEARN MORE

NABA College Pipeline Initiative (CPI): Your Pathway to Professional Membership for Graduating Seniors
Is this your last year of undergraduate or graduate studies? Have you been engaged as NABA student? Transitioning from a student member to a professional member is easy and, best of all, it’s FREE. That’s a savings of $200! LEARN MORE

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