The NAACP Leadership 500 Summit offered a venue for corporate, business, academic, community, and civic leaders to participate in 2 ½ days of thought provoking, interactive panel discussions, strategy sessions that provided the opportunity for the NAACP to directly engage them in its current civil rights agenda. Thank you for your participation in this year's Summit.
Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman,
NAACP Board of Directors Chairman &
Founder, Leadership 500 Summit
NAACP L500 App is Available for Download
Leadership 500 workshop topics will explore issues of economic parity and wealth creation; civil rights; health and wellness as a business imperative; education; and environmental justice.
Since its inception in 2005, Leadership 500 has served as a fertile training ground around social justice advocacy for more than 1,200 professionals in mid-level positions in various fields of endeavor and has contributed nearly 1 million dollars to the NAACP.
Founded in 1909, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. Its more than half-million adult and youth members throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities and monitors of equal opportunity in the public and private sectors.
Rhythm & Flow Yoga was founded by Tamekia Flowers-Holland, an OM Yoga Certified and Yoga Alliance Registered Teacher.
David Girton founded LiveNow Fitness in 2005 on the strength of his passion for helping people live healthier lives through exercise (Witness the Fitness) and nutrition ("Eat smart!").
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