Watch the REPLAY of our livestream from the
Grantmakers for Girls of Color National Funders Convening.

Originally aired: May 19, 2016, 8:45am to 12:15pm ET

See the morning program, speakers, and their twitter handles
below the video. Join the conversation using #G4GC

 Learn more about the convening here.

(Click on the top right of the video screen to see additional videos from the day. See key clips here.)

 

 

 PROGRAM

8:40am – 9:10am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:10am – 9:30am
A Black Girls Bill of Rights

9:30am – 10:45am
Roundtable One: Beyond the Magic: What’s at Stake for Black Girls

10:45am – 11:00am
Break

11:00am – 12:15pm
Roundtable Two: Black Girls Matter: Organizing at the Intersections


SPEAKERS

8:40am – 9:10am – Welcome and Opening Remarks

 

Jody-Myrum

Jody Myrum, NoVo Foundation, @jlmyrum

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Nakisha M. Lewis, Ms. Foundation for Women, @NakLew

Tynesha-McHarris

Tynesha McHarris, NoVo Foundation, @tymcharris

 

Monica-Dennis

Monica Dennis, Facilitator, @Sojourner4Truth

Cassie Schwerner, Schott Foundation for Public Education, @CSchwerner

She-Salt, Artist Performance, @SheSalt

 

9:10am – 9:30am – A Black Girls Bill of Rights

Cidra-Sebastion

Cidra Sebastian, Brotherhood Sister-Sol, @brosis512

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Joanne Smith, Girls for Gender Equity

 

9:30am – 10:45am – Roundtable One:
Beyond the Magic: What’s at Stake for Black Girls

 

Kameisha-Smith

Kameisha Smith, Noille Jenkins Family Center

Monique-Morris

Monique W. Morris, Ed.D., PushOut,
National Black Women’s Justice Institute, @MoniqueWMorris

Scheherazade Tillet

Scheherazade Tillet, A Long Walk Home

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Gloria Malone, Young Women’s Initiative, @GloriaMalone

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Shaena Johnson, BreakOut

LaShawn Jefferson

LaShawn Jefferson, Ford Foundation (moderator), @LRJefferson

10:45am – 11:00am
Break

 

11:00am – 12:15pm –  Roundtable Two:
Black Girls Matter: Organizing at the Intersections

 

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Elle Hearns, #BlackLivesMatter, @SoulFreeDreams

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Makalya Gilliam-Price, Baltimore Student Organizer, @M_GilliamPrice

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Joanne Smith, Girls for Gender Equity

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Samantha Master, Black Youth Project

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M Adams, Freedom Inc.

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**Nakisha M. Lewis, Ms. Foundation for Women (moderator), @NakLew