ZAMI, Inc. is a not-for-profit collective for lesbians of
African descent residing in the Atlanta Metropolitan area.
primary mission is to empower and affirm the lives of lesbians
of African descent through scholarships, leadership development,
support/ discussion groups, social activities, drum performances,
outreach and education.
organization also provides a forum and affirming space for
the voices of lesbian writers of color.
ZAMI sponsors special programming to develop the leadership
potential of young lesbians and to honor the life and legacy
of Audre Lorde.
Former ZAMI Board Member
Learn more about our roots.
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to questions about Audre Lorde, ZAMI and our scholarship program.
See how we have contributed to the African American lesbian community.
A place where we post book reviews, poetry, prose, commentary
and upcoming events.
Some of the women behind ZAMI.
Mary Anne Adams, Chair
Miya Binta, Secretary
Beryl Jackson, Treasurer