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The Creation of The South Florida Black Prosperity Alliance 2.11.21
February 11, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SOUTH FLORIDA BLACK PROSPERITY ALLICANCE LAUNCHES COMPREHENSIVE INITIATIVE TO ADDRESS SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DISPARITIES IN SOUTH FLORIDA’S BLACK COMMUNITIES
Thursday February 11, 2021, 1:30pm-2:30pm, in person and virtually
WHAT: In celebration of Black History Month, a coalition of organizations, corporations and business leaders have launched the South Florida Black Prosperity Alliance (the “Alliance”), established to tackle the many issues that diminish the Black community’s overall prosperity, with the mission to increase the economic and social prosperity of the Black diaspora in South Florida. The Alliance is a collective of community organizations, faith-based institutions and engaged business leaders that cut across the various sub-cultures that make up South Florida’s Black diaspora. The Alliance will consult with residents, engage with business leaders and collaborate with government leaders to effectuate meaningful and sustainable pathways to prosperity for Black people throughout South Florida.
WHEN: Thursday February 11, 2021, 1:30pm-2:30pm
WHERE: Urban League of Broward County, 560 NW 27th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33311
Attend the Press Conference virtually via Zoom:
WHO: Broward County SFBPA Liaisons
Brian C. Johnson, President/CEO, Minority Builders Coalition, Inc.
Karrelle Chang, President, Lauderhill Chamber of Commerce
Djenane St.Fleur Gourgue, President, Haitian American Chamber of Commerce (HAAAMC)
Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh, President/CEO, Urban League of Broward County, Inc.
Dr. Frank Gaines, Basileus (President), Zeta Chi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Darryl Holsendolph, Holsen, Inc.
MEDIA: Dexter Bridgeman, M-I-A Media Group,
Phone: (305) 412-9600 * Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
About South Florida Black Prosperity Alliance
South Florida Black Prosperity Alliance (SFBPA) is a non-profit coalition of civil rights activists, social justice advocates, business leaders, Black Chambers of Commerce, and community stakeholders across the South Florida Tri-county area. SFBPA participants share a desire to enhance the quality of life for all in the Black Diaspora across Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties.