Harriet Tubman was called to be a Moses of her people. 
Each year, NBSC recognizes and honors one of its members who through her ministry is an
advocate for Black people.  She has a strong identity within the Black community. 
She is responding to the call to be a Moses to her people.

1984     Sr. Joel B. Clarke, FHM
1985     Sr. Thea Bowman, FSPA
1986     Sr. Elizabeth Harris, HVM
1987     Sr. Calista Robinson, OSF
1988     Sr. Delores Harrall, SNDdeN
1989     Sr. Antona Ebo, FSM
1990     Sr. Louis Marie Bryan, SC
1991     Sr. Cora M. Billings, RSM
1992     Sr. Roland Lagarde, SBS
1993     Sr. Patricia Haley, SCN
1994     Sr. Beatrice Jeffries, SBC
1995     Sr. Loretta T. Richards, FHM
1996     Sr. Lucy Williams, OSF
1997     Sr. Patricia J. Chappell, SNDdeN
1998     Sr. Anita Baird, DHM
1999     Sr. Jamie T. Phelps, OP
2000     Sr. Roberta Fulton, SSMN
2001     Sr. Eva Marie Martin, SSF

2001     Sr. Eva Marie Martin, SSF
2002     Sr. Jane Nesmith, SBS
2003     Sr. Josita Colbert, SNDdeN

2004     Sr. Juanita Shealey, CSJ
2005     Sr. Barbara Spears, SNJM

2006     Sr. Sr. Magdala Marie Gilbert, OSP
2007     Sr. Rosetta M. Brown, OP
2008     Sr. Donna banfield, SBS
2009     Sr. Maria G. Mannix, FHM
2010     Sr. Mary Ann Henegan, MSBT
2011     Sr. Rosella Marie Holloman, CSA
2012     Sr. Patricia Lucas, DHM
2013     Sr. Gayle Lwanga Crumbley, RGS
2014     Sr. Barbara Croom, ASC
2015     Sr. Ronnie Grier, OSF
2016     Sr. Patricia Rogers, OP
2017     Sr. Beulah Martin, SBS
2018     Sr.Thelma Mitchell, FSM