A Carriacou word meaning women who work together as friends and lovers. The name ZAMI also honors the late Audre Lorde, a Black lesbian feminist who was poet laureate for New York State and who wrote the biomythography ZAMI: A New Spelling of My Name.
National Organization of Black Lesbians on Aging
Identifying the Coronavirus Pandemic Needs of Black Lesbians
Become a ZAMI Intern!
Become an Intern for ZAMI NOBLA!
We now have volunteer internship openings for our
Nonprofit Organization Leadership Internship Program
An Update on the ZAMI NOBLA Biggers Residence for Black Lesbian Elders
Our goal is to provide long-term housing for two lesbian elders over 55!
Without Community, there is no progress! Please consider making a donation to help us complete the renovation.
Photos and video by Marilyn Nieves.
Graphic Design by Angela Uke
ZAMI NOBLA aims to empower, affirm, and serve the lives of lesbians of African descent as a resource for the latest research on the issues that affect us the most.