Maurice Jones, OneTen: Revitalize Communities and Catalyze Economic Opportunity

In the United States, Black and Hispanic workers faced two times the unemployment rates of their white counterparts. What happens when corporations like Lilly, Target, and GM band together to address this unemployment and racial wealth gap? OneTen emerges, under the leadership of Maurice Jones, and joins together chief executives and their companies to upskill, hire, and promote one million Black Americans over the next ten years into family-sustaining jobs with opportunities for advancement. Learn ways funders, businesses, and community organizations can work together to support projects that revitalize communities and catalyze economic opportunity for residents.

Date & Time: 
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 -
11:30am to 12:15pm EDT
Room: 
Hyatt Regency, Cosmopolitan Ballroom (3rd floor), 1 S. Capitol Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46204