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Josiah Henson Leadership Conference III (A 2017 Telly Award winning program)

Montgomery Community Media with the Montgomery County Parks Foundation

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 12:00 PM (EDT)

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Catherine Leggett, First Lady of Montgomery County and Chair of the Josiah Henson Campaign Committee is leading the third installment of this 2017 Telly Award winning program.

The third installment of the 2017 Telly Award winning Josiah Henson Leadership Conference shall address the local legacy, history and challenges facing Montgomery County’s African-Americans and people of African ancestry. 

 

The topics for the two (2) sessions of this third installment of the Josiah Henson Leadership Conference are:

 

"Faith in the African American experience:  The example and relevance of the Reverend Josiah Henson, today?"

 

"The importance and significance of family to African Americans today: Josiah Henson’s legacy lives!"

 

Just as important, the conference will serve as a private introduction to the remarkable life of Josiah Henson and to the campaign for the Josiah Henson Park Museum and Education Center in North Bethesda, Maryland. 

 

 

The moderator of this conference will be Debbi Jarvis,Vice President, Corporate Citizenship and Social Responsibility, Pepco Holdings, Inc. 

 

Each panel will feature presentations by distinguished special guests from the fields of business, faith, community activism and media. Please, stay tuned as we will be publishing the names of our panelists soon.

 

 

We STRONGLY advise you to register now, as seating will be LIMITED and this conference literally SELLS OUT IN DAYS. 

 

Montgomery Community Media | Montgomery Community Television in conjunction with The Montgomery Parks Foundation will be hosting this conference and simultaneously recording it for broadcast in our television studios in Rockville, Maryland.

 


 

 On June 28th, we will address four primary topics:

 

 9:00 am – 9:30 am

Who was Josiah Henson? What is Josiah Henson Park Museum and Education Center?

 

Panel A:                              

9:30 am – 10:30 am

"Faith in the African American experience:  The example and relevance of the Reverend Josiah Henson, today?"

 

Panel B:

10:45 am – 11:45 am

"The importance and significance of family to African Americans today: Josiah Henson’s legacy lives!" 

 

Closing:               

11:45 am – 12:00 am

It’s all about YOU: the Josiah Henson Park Museum and Education Center Campaign

 

After the panel’s presentations are concluded, there will be a 10 minute question and answer from the audience.

 

Do not miss this opportunity to be a part of this exclusive 2017 Telly Award winning program, the television studio will fill up quickly.

 

Register, TODAY.

Have questions about Josiah Henson Leadership Conference III (A 2017 Telly Award winning program)? Contact Montgomery Community Media with the Montgomery County Parks Foundation

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Montgomery Community Media | Montgomery Community Television
7548 Standish Pl
Rockville, MD 20855

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 12:00 PM (EDT)


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Montgomery Community Media with the Montgomery County Parks Foundation

 

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