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


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.

Walker’s Legacy to Launch in Baltimore
  • 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
Saturday, April 23, 2016 10AM – 1:30PM EST
B & O American Brasserie, 2 North Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201
To celebrate the achievements of and provide supports and resources for entrepreneurial and professional women of color in Baltimore

For more information, visit or contact Jamila Taylor, Programs at


Walker's Legacy

Walker's Legacy

Walker’s Legacy is a digital platform for the professional and entrepreneurial multicultural woman and exists to inspire, equip, and engage through thought-provoking content, educational programming, and a global community.