PA Society displays diversity; Philadelphia Councilman festively fellowships with politicos, industry leaders of color

Honoring the emergence of bipartisan leaders of color in Pennsylvania and New York, Philadelphia City Councilman At-Large, Derek Green, recently hosted the 7th Annual The League of 1789 Pennsylvania Society (PA Society) reception. “It is important that we acknowledge diverse officials who are indispensable to the community for which they serve,” said Councilman Green, a … Continue reading PA Society displays diversity; Philadelphia Councilman festively fellowships with politicos, industry leaders of color

Connected to the Commonwealth, Harvard grads lead candidates of color for congress

    Adem Bunkeddeko and Dr. Paul Perry have a few things in common. Both are connected to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and New York City public school system. Bunkeddeko and Perry are also alum of the prestigious and globally renowned Ivy League research institution, Harvard University. But most notably, in their respective Pennsylvania and New York communities, … Continue reading Connected to the Commonwealth, Harvard grads lead candidates of color for congress

Philly’s ‘Made Man’ serves with fidelity, recognized by national initiative

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 … Continue reading Philly’s ‘Made Man’ serves with fidelity, recognized by national initiative

Black male educators to convene at Boys’ Latin | The Philadelphia Tribune

Since October of last year, Black Male Educators Convening (BMEC) has held quarterly gatherings of Black men that work in schools throughout the Greater Philadelphia area. Teachers, deans, administrators, principals, nonprofit leaders and CEOs have collaborated to celebrate, empower, and network. This Saturday the collective will host BMEC III: The Pipeline, Politics & Mindsets of … Continue reading Black male educators to convene at Boys’ Latin | The Philadelphia Tribune