Who we are
J.E.W.E.L.S., Inc. is a social justice organization for women who are interested in social justice, mentorship, service, and leadership. The J.E.W.E.L.S. acronym stands for Justice, Empowerment, Wisdom, Excellence, Leadership, and Service. The organization’s mission is to empower future women leaders who seek professional and personal growth through mentorship, networking, and service. As well as be the premier campus organization that empowers the next generation of women leaders in social justice. The first chapter of J.E.W.E.L.S., Inc was chartered in the Department of Criminal Justice at NCCU to support female students, as 70% of criminal justice majors are female. Now, J.E.W.E.L.S., Inc. has expanded to all majors with a social justice lens.
Our vision is to be the premier campus organization that empowers the next generation of women leaders in criminal justice.
To empower future women leaders who seek professional and personal growth through mentorship, networking, and service.
Devote ourselves to truth and service on a local and global platform. ·
Promote creative expression and advocacy in the field of criminal justice.
Provide young women with interpersonal and professional skills that will prepare them as future practitioners.
Build a community of young women fostered through mentorship and personal relationships.
Empower young women to become community and university leaders, preparing them for future leadership in the field of criminal justice.