Dabo's Community Empowerment Speaker Series

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Dabo's Community Empowerment Speaker Series

Blacks, Entertainment and Social Consciousness: How Entertainers Can Contribute to Social Change

By Detroit Association of Black Organizations

When and where

Date and time

Starts on Wednesday, June 14 · 6pm EDT


Dr. Lavonne M. Sheffield Bridge Center 9928 Grand River Ave Detroit, MI 48204

About this event

  • 2 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Join the Detroit Association of Black Organizations for an unforgettable series event this year focused on how entertainers can lead social change. Our "Community Empowerment Series" will bring together extraordinary speakers and thought leaders, including:

February 16, 2023: Ameer Natson, Celebrity Chef

March 22, 2023: Joe "The Black Eagle" Madison, Civil Rights Activist/Radio Host

April 26, 2023: Hill Harper, Actor, Author, Entrepreneur

May 17, 2023: Nina Turner, Former Ohio State Senator

June 14, 2023: MC Serch, Hip Hop Artist, Activist

July 19, 2023: Ben Crump, Civil Rights Attorney

August 9, 2023: Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Black Lives Matter, Activist

September 27, 2023: Dr. Cornel West, Philosopher, Political Activist

October 4, 2023: Erika Alexander, Actress, Filmmaker, Mental Health Advocate

Don't miss out!

About the organizer

The Detroit Association of Black Organizations (DABO) is a federation of over 130 black, and non-black organizations working to build community unity. For over 40 years, DABO has been building capacity in the Detroit community by developing the skills, abilities, and resources that organizations and communities need to be sustainable in this fast changing world.