Understanding and Addressing the Racial Wealth Gap
A Conversation With Latresa McLawhorn Ryan
Sponsored by the Manatee Community Foundation, United Way Suncoast, Manasota Black Chamber of Commerce, Women’s Resource Center and The Links, Incorporated
Racial inequities result in poorer health outcomes and a racial wealth gap.
For our region to be successful and inclusive, we must commit to ensuring that future economic growth occurs together with the creation of more just and equitable systems, providing a path where all citizens can contribute and be prosperous.
Join Manatee Community Foundation, the Manasota Black Chamber of Commerce, The Bradenton/Sarasota (FL) Chapter of The Links Incorporated, United Way Suncoast and the Women’s Resource Center for a conversation with Latresa McLawhorn Ryan, Executive Director of the Atlanta Wealth Building Initiative. McLawhorn Ryan’s leadership has helped to transform systems for greater success of all.
In this discussion, she will address how systems have been framed by policies and structures that support inequities and how this can be actively addressed for positive change. Discover how everyone can play a role in creating equitable solutions while moving the economy forward.
Who Should Attend: Community Leaders, Business Owners, Nonprofit Staff & Board Members.