We recognize that OUR community has been disproportionately affected by COVID-19 and has an increased risk of getting sick and dying from the virus. As individuals and communities continue to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are committed to doing our part by providing credible information that will protect you, your family, and OUR community.


Practicing these three simple actions suggested by the NC Department of Health and Human Services can help slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect OUR community.

PPE Mask


Wear a cloth mask OVER your mouth and nose.
PPE Wash Hands


Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer.
PPE Wait 6 ft


Wait 6 feet apart. Avoid close contact.


“Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress in every society, in every family.” – Kofi Annan

Find a Testing Location

In addition to your health care provider, pharmacies, urgent care facilities, local health departments, there are also no-cost community testing events across the state. Find a testing location that is best for you.

Download the SlowCOVIDNC App

Join the fight to slow the spread of COVID-19 in NC. Download the free SlowCOVIDNC app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. 


Understand the COVID-19 Vaccine

To date, the two vaccines are 95% effective in preventing COVID-19. Learn the facts about the vaccine and find a vaccine location near you. The COVID-19 vaccine is available for FREE, whether or not you have insurance.


Since March 19, 2020, the NC Black Alliance has taken proactive steps to provide Black North Carolinians with digital spaces to convene and communicate their concerns as relates to COVID-19. These digital spaces have been (and will continue to be) offered statewide until community centers, churches, and other common meeting spaces are available.

Because each area has its own specific needs, NCBA has created documents for each call it hosted in hopes that this will help us navigate these challenging times.

Contact Us

North Carolina Black Alliance (NCBA)
P.O. Box 27886
Raleigh, NC 27611

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Upcoming Event

Black Power. Black Faith. Social Justice Seminar

July 29 at 9 a.m.

Join the North Carolina Black Alliance and the Faith Engagement team for a virtual summit on building Black political power in North Carolina, and learn how you can help lead your community into an era of liberation.