|Jake Wheatley, Pa House of Representatives|
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Talk Magazine’s 2014 PA African-American Network Convention
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MARCH 31, 2014
CONTACT: Luther J. Sewell
Talk Magazine’s 2014 PA African-American
Pittsburgh, PA - On April 25 & 26, 2014, Talk Magazine, a 51-year old African-American owned publication, and several statewide organizations will host the Eleventh Pennsylvania African-American Network Convention with informative Panel Discussions and exceptional Speakers. This two-day Convention is FREE, open to the public, and will convene at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center, 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.
The Opening Reception is on Friday, April 25 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm with Remarks from various Pittsburgh, Allegheny County and State Elected Officials.
On Saturday, April 26 from 9:00 am to 2:00 noon, beginning with Morning Remarks from Rep. Jake Wheatley, leading into Open Panel Discussions focused on the importance of Foundation wealth distribution to minority agencies and programs, along with diversity of boards, and interaction with front-line service groups. In addition, topics will include the importance of sharing resources to improve efficiency and growth of minority organizations.
Planning is ongoing and we will update names of speakers and panelists closer to the event dates.
For additional information, call 412.823.4007.