Can someone please explain to me the purpose for the CBC. The Who's, The What's and The Why's of the Congressional Black Causus. Why do we need them? What have the CBC done for blackfolks that was/is a major accomplishment? How are they making a diffence for our people? What kind of voice do they hold on Capital Hill? or are they just another group of Bourgie KneeGrows pretending like they care? Are they meeting any of their VISION, MISSION and GOALS shown down below? Vision/Mission/Goals of the Congressional Black Causus CBCF Vision We envision a world in which the black community is free of all disparities and able to contribute fully to advancing the common good. CBCF Mission Our mission is to advance the global black community by developing leaders, informing policy and educating the public. CBCF Will Achieve Its Mission By: • Facilitating the exchange of ideas and information to address critical issues affecting our communities. • Developing strategic research and historical resources for the public. • Providing leadership development and scholarship opportunities. • Developing effective programs and research to address social, economic and health disparities.