The CAFE Conversations are a series of convenings that bring together key stakeholders and practitioners who are addressing our most pressing challenges in education. These conversations are meant to present innovative leaders, new research, transformative approaches, and cutting-edge ideas. We also host other events throughout the year, so stay up to date by checking out the information below!
Our Second Annual 1954 Project Luminary Awards ceremony that highlights the innovative work of outstanding Black leaders in education.
Annual Women in Leadership Reception honoring African-American women in new positions of leadership.
3rd Annual Women in Leadership Reception honoring African American Women newly named to their leadership roles.
Join us as we discussMonique Morris’s Documentary “PUSHOUT” Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools.
Philanthropy: A New Approach
Financial Literacy: What’s the Health of you Portfolio Pt. 2 Darrell Hacket, President, BMO Wealth Management and Paul King, Mark Moultrie, Levoi Brown and Todd Gilleyen.
Financial Literacy: What’s the Health of you Portfolio Pt. 1 with Darrell Hacket, President, BMO Wealth Management, Paul King and Levoi Brown
Guy Talk: A Virtual Conversation on Black Men’s Well Being with Dr. Thomas Fisher Jr. MD, MPH, UChicago Medicine & Dr. Edwin McDonald IV MD. UChicago Medicine
Please SAVE THE DATE for our next CAFE CONVERSATION on Alternative Ways to Fund College with Daniel Rogers of A.M Money Inc., Marie-Claire Cartwright of Purdue and Kevin James of Better Future Forward.