Investing in Futures: The Complexity and Comfort of Black Athlete Philanthropy
Friday, April 21 – 12:30 PM
Kenan-Flagler Business School – Kenan Center 204
Get directions at www.kenancenter.unc.edu/directions
Free and open to the public!
|Dr. Billy Hawkins, University of Houston|
|Dr. Joseph Cooper, University of Connecticut|
|Pierre Le Veaux II, VP, Goldman Sachs|
|William Rhoden, Author/ESPN The Undefeated|
|Daryl Davis, CEO, The Parrish Group|
|Creighton Blackwell, VP, Coastal Federal Credit Union|
|Tre Boston, UNC & NFL player|
|Michael Harris, Associate Dir. of Academic Support, UNC Athletic Dept.|
|Phil Ford, Former UNC & NBA Player|
|Charles Way, Purple Bridge Management/Former NFL player|
|James Mitchell, Dir. of Football Development, Duke University|
|John X. Miller, Senior editor, ESPN The Undefeated|
Join us as we engage in a powerful discussion on Black athletes and money. How, why, and where they give? How did they navigate college sport participation, distractions, and tempting opportunities? Network with sport professionals and the UNC community.
Dr. Hawkins – Author of The New Plantation: Black Athletes, College Sports, and Predominately White Institutions.
William Rhoden – Author of 40 Million Dollar Slaves.
Special thanks to Coastal Federal Credit Union!