Attention Educators, Community Leaders, and Washingtonians! Leaders of Color of Washington D.C invite you to join us on June 26th from 6pm to 8pm for a town hall. We will have a conversation on barriers to higher education, legacy preference, and the impact these issues have on our students and community.
This event will be located at Friendship Public Charter School - Armstrong Campus address 1400 1st St NW, Washington, DC 20001 in the Community Center.
There will be a Meet and Greet from 6pm – 7pm. This will be followed by our town hall which will begin at 7pm and go on until 8:10pm. Stop by, network, and share your thoughts on these important issues.
Leaders of Color alumni lead political and civic change to improve outcomes for our children.
Sheleah, a graduate from our Memphis program, brings a lifetime of commitment to underserved youth and families to her role as a Shelby County Schools board member in Memphis, TN.
William Snowden took his experiences as a trial lawyer and turned them into an effort to make sweeping changes to our incarceration system. As a Director at the Vera Institute of Justice and founder of The Juror Project, William works to bring justice to all.
Leaders of Color-Memphis graduate Marquita Bradshaw became the first Black woman to win the Democratic Senate Primary in Tennessee and the first Black woman to win a Senate Democratic Primary in the American South in 2020.
Tatiana has spent nearly a decade working on political campaigns with Redhorse Strategies in New York City. She has worked in all campaign roles from manager to organizer. In addition to campaign work, she was a Community Organizer for the IDNYC Program, an initiative with the Mayor’s office and the Department of Homeless Services. Ms. Rivera also spent time working with HRA HEAP, and at Girls Incorporated, where she facilitated diversity work and managed a database of prominent Latinas.
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