ABOUT US

Since 1996, NIBCAA has served the needs of the Hilton Head Island.  A community-based organization NIBCAA continues to strive to stay on target with the needs of the community.
Started in response to an outpouring of  concerns from local residents, NIBCAA was started by a group of  minority business owners and community leaders. The founding members created the organization to foster economic development opportunities and  improve the quality of life for the Hilton Head Island community at-large. Take a look at our programmatic priorities–
Entrepreneurship
  • Offer skill building programs that empower youth and adults to develop and succeed in business
Homeownership
  • Provide support to individuals seeking  to  become 1st time homeowners
Financial Literacy
  • Provide youth and adults  skill building  programs  to learn how to manage their personal and/or business  finances  effectively
Academic Support
  • Offer Parenting Support Programs that educate parents on how to be more involved  in their children’s education at home and at school
Cultural  Preservation
  • Raise the awareness of Hilton Head’s indigenous African American community’s arts. crafts and food culture  
Special initiatives like  NIBCAA’s world renown  Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration, held annually during the month of February, help support the organization’s programmatic priorities. A dual benefit the Gullah Celebration is raising the awareness of Hilton Head’s indigenous African American community’s arts, crafts and food culture that  has  positively impacted  the regional economy.
CLICK HERE for more information about the Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration