The members of
Women’s Task Force (BWTF)
welcomes you to
The Black Women's
Task Force of Tucson is a non-profit organization
which focuses on providing you with timely
information on health, business, cultural, events,
space to share stories and otherwise interact with
the organization and other users. We also provide a
calendar for women’s events. This website will be a
work in progress with almost limitless
If you are
hearing about us for the first time, or have heard
about us and want to find out more, we encourage you
to explore our web site.
No matter where
you are in life you will be able to get something
from our website pages.
"Letter From Heaven"
To my dearest family, some things I'd like to say.
But first of all, to let you know, that I arrived
I'm writing this from Heaven. Here I dwell with God
Here, there's no more tears of sadness: here
is just eternal love.
Please do not be unhappy just because I'm out of
Remember I am with you every morning, noon,
The day I had to leave you; my life on earth was
God picked me up and hugged me and He said,
"I welcome you."
Jewel Diamond Taylor
native of St. Louis, Mo, moved to Tucson and became
active in the community immediately. She was an
actor, singer, writer, poet, and community activist.
Mrs. Gamble was a member of the Black Women’s Task
Force for 24 years. She was a past Board member of
the YWCA of Tucson, The Envelope Please, CODAC
Behavioral Health and Borderlands Theater. She has
served on the Tucson Martin Luther King Celebration
Committee and the Tucson Branch of the NAACP. She
was a member of Prince Chapel AME Church and an
Asst. Chapter Rep. of the Tucson Chapter of the GMWA,
Inc. Additionally, she recently achieved her life-
long ambition and became an ordained minister.
The Black Women’s Task Force will miss her
infectious smile, her tenacity and her stead-fast
believe in the healing power of God.