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AGENDA

 5/14 Remembrance Alliance Presents

Inaugural Buffalo Black Caucus 2023

Turning Trauma into Triumph 

Saturday, May, 13th 2023 - 8am - 3pm


 

8am - 8:30am

Registration and check in

LOCATION: Montante Cultural Center - 2001 Main St. Buffalo, NY 

T-shirt pick up

 

 

8:30am - 9:00am

Welcome

Zeneta Everhart & Mark Talley

Spoken Word

Jillian Hanesworth

  

 

9:00am - 12:00pm

Inaugural Buffalo Black Caucus - Panel Discussions, Presentations, and Trainings

LOCATION: Canisius College - Old Main 2001 Main St. Buffalo, N.Y. 

 

Homeownership

Beverly Robinson Smith

Civics 101

Legislator Howard Johnson

 

Gun Violence

Gregory Jackson Jr.

Food Justice

Buffalo Center for Health Equity

Environmental Justice

Open Buffalo

Menthol Ban/ Ferry Street Health

Reach Buffalo

Activism VS Organizing

Voice Buffalo

Personal Healing

Dina Thompson

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch and African Drummers Performance 

LOCATION: Student Center Dining Hall - 81 Hughes Buffalo, NY


 

1:00pm - 2:30pm

Inaugural Buffalo Black Caucus Continued

Panel Discussions, Presentations, and Trainings

LOCATION: Canisius College - Old Main 2001 Main St. Buffalo, N.Y. 

 

Home Ownership

Beverly Robinson Smith

Funding Sources & Growing Your 501c3

Raziya Hill​​

Gun Violence & Gun Reform

Gregory Jackson Jr.

Emerging Technologies

Epigen Squad

Grant Writing Workshop

Erie County 

Navigating Victims Assistance Programs (VAPs)

Adrienne Garr, SNUG

2:30pm

Inaugural Buffalo Black Caucus Closing Ceremony 

 LOCATION: Montante Cultural Center - 2001 Main St. Buffalo, NY

Closing Speaker - Garnell Whitfield

Drea Dnur - Musical Performance 

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