The National Circle of Friends (NCOF), was founded in January of 2003. The initial purpose of the NCOF was to create an organization that provided networking opportunities for urban professionals. NCOF is a unique and diverse organization our multicultural memberships of predominately African decent. NCOF members consist of entrepreneurs, business professionals, politicians, educators, and artists. NCOF has evolved into a multilevel organization that not only provides networking opportunities and social events for America’s urban professionals but the organization also offers very strong ties to several community-based organizations.