Press Release: Walker’s Legacy Launches in Baltimore, MD

BALTIMORE

April 22, 2016 (Baltimore, MD) –Walker’s Legacy, a growing global women in business collective representing a network of more than 14,000 women throughout the nation, is expanding to Detroit, MI.  The organization is named in honor of Madam C. J. Walker the first self-made millionaire in US history and currently operates in more than twenty cities throughout the nation including international locations launching in Summer 2016.

The launch program will include featured remarks from Walker’s Legacy founder Natalie Madeira Cofield, an award-winning and frequent public speaker on topics of entrepreneurship and innovation in diverse communities; Catherine Pugh, Majority Leader of Maryland State Senate; Congresswoman, Donna Edwards; and Nykidra “Nyki” Robinson, Founder and CEO, Black Girls’ Vote, Inc.

The organization’s Baltimore efforts will be chaired by Tuesday Williams Founder and CEO of Tuesday International.

What:
Walker’s Legacy to Launch in Baltimore
Who:
  • Catherine Pugh, Majority Leader of Maryland State Senate
  • Nykidra “Nyki” Robinson, Founder and CEO, Black Girls’ Vote, Inc.
  • Congresswoman, Donna Edwards
  • Natalie M. Cofield, Founder of Walker’s Legacy
When:
Saturday, April 23, 2016 10AM – 1:30PM EST
Where:
B & O American Brasserie, 2 North Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Why:
To celebrate the achievements of and provide supports and resources for entrepreneurial and professional women of color in Baltimore

For more information, visit www.walkerslegacy.com or contact Jamila Taylor, Programs at jamila@walkerslegacy.com.

 

Walker's Legacy

Walker's Legacy

Walker's Legacy is a growing global women in business collective founded to establish networks of empowerment and access for women of color in business.

 

Walker's Legacy is a growing global women in business collective founded to establish networks of empowerment and access for women of color in business.

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