Impact Symposium

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!

Featuring

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!

Impact Symposium
UNC symposium informs athletes on how to build wealth and share it
Read More


impactSymposium

Learn More

impactSymposium

Get the Agenda

Center of Sport Business

Our commitment is the enthusiastic embrace of entrepreneurship teaching, scholarship, strategic planning, innovation, and economic development in the sport industry.

building logo

An initiative of the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise | kenaninstitute@unc.edu | 919.962.8201

Other Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Affiliates