July 25

Youth Empowerment Conference 2020 (Virtual)

This is a virtual conference for middle school and high school young men. Topics will include overcoming adversity, financial literacy, and mental health and wellness. Chris Singleton is our keynote speaker this year! He speaks about how love is stronger than hate, which is even more relevant today. He is a former pro athlete and also known as a national speaker who has been featured on ESPN, Sports Illustrated, CNN, and USA Today. "His mother, Sharonda Coleman Singleton, was murdered along with eight other victims at Mother Emanuel AME church in Downtown Charleston, South Carolina on June 17, 2015 by a white male who wanted to start a race related war in the United States." Session Speaker: Marshall Moses is a professional basketball player and musician. Session Speaker: Dr. Allen Pope, Jr. is a lead psychologist at a rural school district in South Carolina. Special Performance: Hey-Zooz is a up-and-coming Hip-Hop artist from Atlanta, GA.