100 Teens & Social-Justice Advocates Attend Lead for Diversity Institute to Open Hearts & Minds

“We need to temper our words, and open our hearts.” – President Barack Obama While our nation continues to wrestle with racial inequality and gun violence, the American Conference on Diversity’s Lead for Diversity (LFD) delegates spent six days participating in group discussions, workshops, and experiential learning activities to open their hearts and minds and create…

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The Orlando Massacre Is an Awakening for Unity!

  April 2014: A Missouri man with a long resume of anti-Semitism opened fire outside two Jewish centers, killing a 14-year-old boy, his grandfather, and a 53-year-old woman. June 2015: Nine people were massacred during Bible study in an historic black church in South Carolina. August 2015: The remains of 20-year-old Elisha Walker, a transgender…

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PwC Diversity Strategy Leader Jennifer Allyn Earns Corporate Ambassador Award

The American Conference on Diversity will honor an exceptional female executive on April 7: PwC’s Diversity Strategy Leader Jennifer Allyn. Ms. Allyn will be presented with the Corporate Ambassador Award for her tireless work to promote diversity initiatives within the workplace. As a Managing Director in the Office of Diversity for the US firm of…

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The American Conference on Diversity Welcomes Constantina Meis to the Staff

The American Conference on Diversity is proud to announce the addition of Constantina Meis to the staff. In her role as Office Coordinator, she will manage daily operations, provide administrative support to the President & CEO, and help expand the statewide nonprofit’s diversity and inclusion education programs. “The American Conference on Diversity is honored to…

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Step Up to Fight Hate at the 16th Annual Diversity Stride Walk in Jersey City

As hate hits an historic high mark, the American Conference on Diversity is calling on corporate employees, fraternities/sororities, educators, youth service organizations, community and faith leaders, students and families to take a step in the right direction! Join hundreds of change agents throughout the tri-state area on Sunday, June 26, at the 16th annual Diversity…

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The American Conference on Diversity Welcomes Two New Board of Trustees Members

  The American Conference on Diversity is proud to announce the appointment of two new Board of Trustees members – Tim Giordano (right) and Tabiri M. Chukunta – who will play a pivotal role in helping the organization build just and inclusive schools, workplaces, and communities through awareness, education, and advocacy. They will serve as…

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