The Association of Black Foundation Executives (ABFE) will be bringing together leaders and professionals in philanthropy to discuss charitable solutions in tackling the needs of the Black community in an unconventional way.
It is the fourth annual conference that highlights negative representations of Black males in the media, and ground-breaking community re-development schemes. The event will be held at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel, Chicago.
Federal Programs Related to - Ethnic Groups' Rights & Racial Equality
Programs that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of one or more specific ethnic or racial groups or individuals who share a common national origin. Racial Equality; Native American Rights; Hispanic Rights; Latino Rights; Asian American Rights
Federal Programs Related to - Community Development, General/Other
Programs that focus broadly on strengthening, unifying and building the economic, cultural, educational and social services of a community or neighborhood and improving the quality of life for all. Community Building; Community Capacity Building; Community Development and Improvement; Community Development Block Grants; Healthy Communities Community Economic Development Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones
Chief executive of HCT, Dai Powell, shares the experiences and practical lessons he learned along the way when teaming up with Ealing Community Transport to deliver site transport during the Olympic Park construction.
ABFE to Provide Unconventional Solutions that Impact Black Communities