The Occasion

  • Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
  • Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation of Southern Slaves
  • Celebrate men, women, causes and companies that have  demonstrated their commitment to the global cause of human, civil and economic dignity Announce global collaborative partnerships
  • Initiate local and global economic opportunities across communities, industries and nations
  • Re-launch Dr. King’s last cause, the Poor People’s Campaign in the form of a DC-based SCLC Poverty Institute designed to address modern day poverty and the wealth gap in America and beyond with definitive education, innovation, entrepreneurship and investment based collaborative programs
  • Crowdfund one million global donors to sustain this cause.