Fri, Mar 01|
National Civil Rights Museum
Black Millennial Political Convention Tennessee Regional Convention: Unbossed & Unapologetic
The Tennessee Regional Black Millennial Political Convention is the inaugural regional convening of the Black Millennial Convention. The Black Millennial Convention (BMC) seeks to share and shed a light on policy issues impacting Black communities.
Time & Location
Mar 01, 2019, 7:00 PM – Mar 03, 2019, 12:00 AM
National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
About The Event
The goal of the convening is connecting millennials of African descent from across the country to increase black political leadership, and inspire civic engagement. The BMC consists of Black millennial leaders in media, community activism, academia, policy and politics.
This event will include plenaries centered on needs and wants of the Black community in Memphis and across the state of Tennessee. It will also feature local, statewide and national leading millennial voices such as Tami Sawyer, Shelby County Commissioner, LaTricea Adams, President, Black Millennials for Flint, Raumesh Akbari, Senate, District 9, London Lamar, Tennessee House of Representatives, 91st District, Dr. Wes Bellamy, former Vice Mayor and current Councilman of Charlottesville, Virginia and many others.