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Get your organization on the path towards advancing justice 

Energize. Strategize. Organize.

ABOUT US

The Taifa Group (TTG) is a dynamic social enterprise firm whose mission is to advance justice. TTG consults, connects and creates. 

TTG’s founder enjoys an impressive reputation in substantive bipartisan engagement and collaboration with entities holding diverse viewpoints, and we have cultivated an impressive national network of strategic stakeholders.

 

OUR VISION

We assess and engage immediate needs with a vision toward long-term transformative change. We bring imaginative solutions to meet your goals and cultivate new thinking and innovation. We guide your corporate social responsibility using justice and equity perspectives that strengthen your bottom line.

SERVICES
  • Coalition-building

  • Convenings

  • ​Government Relations

  • Meeting & Retreat Facilitation

  • ​Strategic Planning 

  • Training​

We meet your challenges with passion, vision and expertise to further our joint goal to advance justice.

About Us

CONSULTS. CONNECTS. CREATES.

Nkechi is a visionary and seasoned professional with over 35 years of experience as an accomplished justice system reform strategist, advocate and scholar. She is an exceptional leader who excels at advancing creative, cutting edge approaches that encourage out-of-the box thinking and action. The wealth of her experiences over the past several decades have allowed her to pursue justice from different vantage points – as a litigator, lobbyist, academician, advocate, policy analyst, community activist, convener, and grant-maker.

 

She values the importance of collaboration and has had remarkable success mobilizing coalitions, engaging diverse stakeholders and being resourceful in forging new alliances with key influencers. As founder and chief principal of The Taifa Group, Nkechi brings passion, vision, substance and core skills to meet client needs, and implements novel and innovative ideas and strategies that bring value to the Justice Movement and society as a whole.

The Taifa Group works inside the Washington, DC beltway as well as in communities across the country, and excels in linking grassroots advocacy with grasstops policymaking.

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

“Nkechi Taifa is one of the most multi-talented and dedicated scholar/activists and policy advocates of this era. She is a brilliant people’s lawyer and an energetic and inspirational speaker. She has consistently used her extraordinary skills in service to marginalized constituencies, particularly in striving to transform the criminal justice system. Atty. Taifa is blessed with the rare ability to connect with leaders and constituencies from a broad range of circles, from community-based, grassroots organizations, to the halls of Congress to the White House in pursuit of a righteous cause. The highly influential Justice Roundtable which she established is illustrative of her ability to facilitate effective, collaborative policy-advocacy.  The impact of the Justice Roundtable in advancing progressive criminal justice policy reform is a lasting testimony of Atty. Taifa’s life long devotion to social justice and social change. Atty. Nkechi Taifa is an invaluable resource who has much to contribute to leaders, organizations and constituencies working to create a better nation and world.” 

—  Dr. Ron Daniels, President, Institute of the Black World 21st Century

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

"Nkechi Taifa is one of the most multi-talented and dedicated scholar/activists and policy advocates of this era. She is a brilliant people’s lawyer and an energetic and inspirational speaker. She has consistently used her extraordinary skills in service to marginalized constituencies, particularly in striving to transform the criminal justice system. Atty. Taifa is blessed with the rare ability to connect with leaders and constituencies from a broad range of circles, from community-based, grassroots organizations, to the halls of Congress to the White House in pursuit of a righteous cause. The highly influential Justice Roundtable which she established is illustrative of her ability to facilitate effective, collaborative policy-advocacy.  The impact of the Justice Roundtable in advancing progressive criminal justice policy reform is a lasting testimony of Atty. Taifa’s life long devotion to social justice and social change. Atty. Nkechi Taifa is an invaluable resource who has much to contribute to leaders, organizations and constituencies working to create a better nation and world."

— Dr. Ron Daniels, President, Institute of the Black World 21st Century