From First to Next

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Over the last decade Black Americans have achieved many “firsts” in Central New York. From elected office to the business office, great gains have been made. But how do we keep that momentum going?

On February 15, 2024, join a panel of people who have achieved significant firsts in our community as they reflect on their personal journey to reaching a first milestone, and what it will take to help the next generation to continue to blaze new trails in Central New York and beyond.

– Melanie LittlejohnPresident of the CNY Community Foundation 

– Dr. Warren HiltonPresident of Onondaga Community College 

– Linda ErvinOnondaga County Legislator (Retired)

This discussion will be moderated by Iris St. Meran, Host and Producer of Bridge Street on NewsChannel 9-WSYR.

Registration & Breakfast 7:30 am | Program 8:00 am – 9:00 am

SKY Armory | 351 S. Clinton Street | Downtown Syracuse

$25 per person / proceeds benefit United Way of CNY

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