who we are
Advance North Carolina (“Advance Carolina”) is a statewide, independent, Black-led, 501c (4) organization with a mission to build political and economic power in Black communities and institutions in North Carolina.
Mission + Vision
Advance North Carolina (Advance Carolina) educates and mobilizes African-American and progressive voters to take charge of their communities amid inclusive, committed and authentic engagement in order to advance community-based political solutions.
Advance Carolina will work to meet the needs of all North Carolina residents equally. We will address our states racial, political, economic, health, environmental and educational inequalities.
Build and support permanent political/electoral infrastructures
Exercise and expand political influence
Align organizations and coordinate with other progressive entities
Raise funds to support the work and service of Advance’s independent Black Political Power
Board of Directors
Crowder Consulting Company
The Partnership Fund and Partnership Action Fund
District Liaison for Congressman
Commissioner Edgecombe County
Longleaf Agency LLC
Entity Enterprises LLC
Advance North Carolina was created in 2015 from the North Carolina Black Alliance (formerly the Alliance of North Carolina Black Elected Officials) to extend support to issues in the Black Community and the candidates who align with those issues.