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Virtual Premiere of Unwavering: The Power of Black Innovation

Please join us for our first public screening of Unwavering: The Power of Black Innovation, a short film celebrating the joy, impact, and possibility of Black innovation.

This virtual program will also feature leaders in social innovation, philanthropy, and media talking about storytelling, building thriving communities, and transformational leadership. Don’t miss this premiere!

This event concluded on May 12, 2022.


5:00 PM ET


Thursday, May 12



Watch the Trailer

Unwavering is part of Echoing Green’s Invest in Black Leaders storytelling campaign, which provides a pathway for communities, donors, and funders to act, and calls for sustained support for the Black innovators building a world where all people can thrive. The Invest in Black Leaders campaign is presented as part of Echoing Green’s Racial Equity Philanthropic Fund. Learn more about the Fund and our supporters.

Watch the film’s trailer featuring Echoing Green Fellow Daquan Oliver (pictured).
Featured Speakers

Cheryl L. Dorsey

President, Echoing Green

William Evans

Founder & President, Neighborhood Benches

Felecia Hatcher

CEO, Black Ambition

Jamil Smith

Senior Correspondent, Vox

Tiffany Thompson

Senior Director, Global Partnerships & Thought Leadership, Echoing Green

Deanna Van Buren

Co-founder & Executive Director, Designing Justice + Designing Spaces

Dalila Wilson-Scott

Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, Comcast Corporation & President, Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation

Our Supporters

We are grateful for the partnership and generous support of Comcast NBCUniversal, Barclays, General Atlantic, Allstate, Moodys, and Bloomberg Philanthropies.


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