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  1. 2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE: “Change. Challenge. Opportunity.”

    April 26 @ 5:00 pm - April 28 @ 3:00 pm
  2. 2017 AAMA Annual Awards Dinner

    April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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The newly launched African American Mayors Association (AAMA) was established to represent over 500 African American mayors and their 48 million constituents across the United States.

We are a premiere organization representing black elected officials, and we focus on empowering our mayors in their communities and elevating their voice on a national stage.



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Free Webinar – Environmental Justice: A New Model for Planning in Underserved Communities

Wednesday, November 12, 20141:00 PM – 2:30 PM EST Certification Maintenance (CM) – 1.5 CM PendingRegister Now: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1023190489786336001When EPA created the Office of Environmental Justice (OEJ), new tools were developed for the purpose of engaging and working with communities, including segments of the public that are underserved. Community planners and other allied professionals may be less familiar […]

Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment Kick-Off Call This Friday (Oct 31st)

Dear AAMA Mayors and friends of AAMA, Please join us for a brief Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment Kick-Off Call This Friday.   Representatives from the White House and the Department of Health and Human Services will be available to answer your questions.  Open enrollment for the ACA healthcare market place begins on November 15th at healthcare.gov, and AAMA is committed […]

HUD Announces $24 Million in Grants for Jobs Plus Pilot Program for Public Housing Agencies

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has published a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) of $24 million in grants for its Jobs Plus Pilot Program for public housing agencies to cultivate locally-based methods to grow incomes and employment for their residents. According to the notice, “The NOFA will fund initiatives to advance employment and earnings outcomes for Public Housing […]

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Open Enrollment under ACA begins November 1, 2016.