As the Congressional Black Caucus nears the conclusion of its 47th Annual Legislative Conference in Washington D.C., The Made Man Initiative will honor an impressive group of distinguished men impacting our nation. Philadelphia Councilman-At-Large Derek Green is one of them.
“It’s truly an honor to be recognized by Ky [Dele] and her Made Man initiative and to be a part of this group of men serving our City of Philadelphia and throughout the nation,” Green told the HuffPost this week. “I’m looking forward to the celebration and connecting with colleagues,” he said.
A life-changer with extraordinary achievements as a councilman, lawyer, advocate and father, Green consistently exhibits and engages community activism as his star rises on the national political scene.
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