Top Real Estate Leaders Recognized at Fundraiser Supporting Diversity & Inclusion Education

Left to Right: 2014 Commercial Real Estate luncheon honorees CBRE Group’s Executive President Gil Medina and M&T Bank’s Regional President Paula Mandell with the American Conference on Diversity President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley Real estate, economic-development, and banking executives filled the ballroom at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, NJ, on June 17 to attend the…

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Diversity Stride 2014 Walk-a-Thon Raises Funds to Educate & Empower Tomorrow’s Leaders!

Corporate leaders, educators, administrators, students, community groups, families, and volunteers from throughout the tri-state area descended on Buccleuch Park in New Brunswick, NJ, on June 14 to help raise funds for the American Conference on Diversity’s 14th Annual Diversity Stride Walk-a-Thon. Each year, the walk supports our signature youth leadership-development program called Lead for Diversity,…

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2014 Ann Marley Spirit Award Recipient

David Persaud, Lincoln High School (S. Yeghiazaryan, Art Specialist) Jameeria Gross, Jersey City ARTS High School (C. Frazier-Art Specialist) Nyoki Jones,  Jersey City ARTS High School (J. Ward-Art Specialist) Daniela Coca, Jersey City ARTS High School (J. DiFeo-Art Specialist) Alisa Reid, Jersey City ARTS High School (P. Yuscavage-Art Specialist) Geraldine Ligon, McNair (N. DiRienzo, Art Specialist) Charlotte Marino, McNair…

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Summer Programs

President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley discusses Lead for Diversity and the Summer Educators’ Institute.

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New Jersey Students Step Up to Lead for Diversity!

Leveraging Diversity for a Better Educational Experience in Our Schools The American Conference on Diversity staff is ramping up for the annual Lead for Diversity (LFD) program, a year-long initiative that will begin July 13 with an intensive six-day residential retreat in Pennsylvania. This year, teams of students entering grades 10, 11, and 12 from…

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