Healthcare Equity Conference: A Call to Action to End Disparities

The American Conference on Diversity drew healthcare leaders from throughout the tri-state area to educate & advocate for change In mid-May, the American Conference on Diversity provided a unique learning experience to a full house of healthcare providers and administrators at the NJ Hospital Association Conference Center in Princeton, NJ. The full-day symposium kicked off…

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Pace Yourself for Change! Join Diversity Stride Walk-a-Thon on June 6

 Fight bias, bigotry, and racism one step at a time during the 15th Annual Diversity Stride Walk in Hudson County, NJ, to benefit our Youth Leadership Institute Corporate employees, fraternities/sororities, educators, nonprofits, community and faith leaders, and families: Unite with hundreds of change agents in the tri-state area on Saturday, June 6, at the American…

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Humanitarian Awards Gala Raises Funds for Critical Anti-Bias Youth Education in New Jersey

  American Conference on Diversity Board of Trustees, ACOD President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley, and 2015 Humanitarian Award honorees (center): Working Mother Media Founder Carol Evans, Springboard Consulting Finance Director Elizabeth Ladu, Investors Bank President & CEO Kevin Cummings, and gender-rights advocate Babs Siperstein On April 2, more than 250 guests filled the ballroom at the…

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#STANDTALL & Support the American Conference on Diversity

Students, Teachers, Allies Navigating Discrimination: Take Action Lead & Learn = #STANDTALL   Join our #STANDTALL “selfie” campaign and help the American Conference on Diversity raise $100,000 to continue to deliver life-changing leadership-development programs. You can start with a donation of as little as $5 at www.AmericanConferenceonDiversity.org/donate, and then challenge friends and family via social…

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Celebrate Women’s History Month! Working Mother Founder Carol Evans Wins Diversity Ambassador Award

As Women’s History Month winds down, the American Conference on Diversity will recognize the outstanding efforts of Carol Evans, President & Founder of Working Mother Media, during the 2015 Statewide Humanitarian Awards Fundraiser on Thursday, April 2. Working Mother Media is a division of Bonnier Corp. and includes Working Mother magazine, workingmother.com, National Association for…

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Disability Consulting Firm Founder Nadine Vogel Earns Diversity Bridge Builder Award

The American Conference on Diversity will honor Nadine O. Vogel, Founder and CEO of Springboard Consulting LLC, with the 2015 Bridge Builder Award during the spectacular Statewide Humanitarian Awards Fundraiser on Thursday, April 2. Mendham, NJ-based Springboard Consulting is a global company that works with national and multinational corporations, governments, and agencies around the world…

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Investors Bank CEO Kevin Cummings to Receive NJ Corporate Humanitarian Award

The American Conference on Diversity will present Investors Bank President and CEO Kevin Cummings with this year’s Corporate Humanitarian Award during the Annual Statewide Fundraising Gala on Thursday, April 2. “I am honored and humbled to receive the Corporate Humanitarian Award,” said Mr. Cummings, 59. “I accept this honor on behalf of every Bank employee,…

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