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Register below for the upcoming virtual event on May 12, 2022 at 6 p.m. CT/ 7 p.m. ET.

Join us for another virtual #IAmNewOrleans event at 6 p.m. CT on Thursday, May 12, as we discuss how we can use entrepreneurship as a pathway to making individuals, families and communities economically secure and equitable.

Moderated by Asali DeVan Ecclesiastes, executive director at Ashé Cultural Arts Center, our panelists include:

  • Greg Tillery, owner of WeDat’s Chicken and Shrimp
  • Cherie Lacour-Duckworth, director of workforce development for the Urban League of Louisiana
  • Jared R. Green, self-published children’s book author and entrepreneur

* NOTA IMPORTANTE: El evento se traducirá en vivo al vietnamita y al español * REGÍSTRESE ABAJO

*THÔNG TIN QUAN TRỌNG: Sự kiện này sẽ được dịch sang tiếng Việt và tiếng Tây ban nha* HÃY GHI DANH Ở DƯỚI ĐÂY

The event includes live Spanish and Vietnamese translation and closed captioning. We invite you to join us and share your story using #IAmNewOrleans on your social networks.