Financial Expert Kelvin Boston and Motivational Speaker Willie Jolley among Headliners at Free Wealth and Health Workshops
Who, What and Where: Promoting the theme “Let’s Get Healthy, Wealthy and Moneywise,” for the third consecutive year Metropolitan AME Church and the Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation team up with PBS-TV’s popular multi-cultural personal finance show Moneywise with Kelvin Boston to present the Moneywise Financial Empowerment Summit and Tour, Saturday, December 7, 2013, from 8:30am to 4:30pm at Metropolitan AME Church, 1518 M Street NW in Washington, DC. Metro accessible; free (validated) parking @ PMI Garage on M Street between 16th and 17th Streets. This day-long community event is free, open to the public and includes special activities for youth. Registration is required; box lunch.
Summit headliners and highlights include:
Kelvin Boston, Host, Moneywise with Kelvin Boston TV series, airs locally on WHUT- TV, Howard University Television Dr. Willie Jolley, Renowned Author and Motivational Speaker Robert Ferguson, Health and fitness expert, author of “Diet-Free Life”
Hon. Marie Johns, Former Obama Administration Small Business Administration Chief Hon. Sandra L. Thompson, Deputy Director, U.S. Federal Housing Finance Administration (FHFA); Steward, Reid Temple AME Church Linda Easley Strohman, Director of Financial Education for Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB)
Continental Breakfast and Complimentary Lunch Six (6) Incredible Financial Workshops Learn How to Make the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Work For You And Your Business Learn How to Raise $100k in 30 Days through “Crowdfunding” your Business Moneywise Marketplace (Financial Exhibitors) Live entertainment provided by gospel recording artist Doreen Vail, and much more
Kid-friendly savings and entrepreneurship exhibits (all ages) o Ms. Pig. E. Bank$ – teaches children how to save money! o International Business Kidpreneurs Exhibit
DC Metro Warriors Kids STEM Youth Organization Meeting on Robotics and Simulators on-site from 2pm-3:30pm (ages 6-17)
To register and for a complete agenda and list of speakers and sessions visit http://news.metropolitaname.org/2013/11/the-3rd-2013-moneywise-financial-empowerment-tour/ or https://www.eventbrite.com/event/7928565553 or call 202-331-1426 to register by phone, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Moneywise Financial Empowerment Tour (http://www.moneywise.tv/empowerment-tour/), considered one of the premiere African American faith-based asset-building tours in America, is the official outreach program of the Moneywise with Kelvin Boston PBS series. The Moneywise tour has traveled throughout the United States, Europe, Japan and the Middle-East serving more than 40,000 Americans since 2006.
In DC, the Moneywise Financial Empowerment Summit has been hosted by the historic Metropolitan A.M.E. Church (www.metropolitanamec.org) and the Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation (www.dapcdc.org) over the past several years and has attracted over 1000 attendees. The tour helps attendees take control of their financial futures, increase their assets, stabilize their communities, safeguard their financial resources, secure their homes, and overcome their financial fears.
Why You Should Attend:
“ At the bottom of education, at the bottom of politics, even at the bottom of religion there must be economic independence.” Booker T. Washington