shearshare city of buffalo black men's summit

ShearShare’s Dr. Tye Caldwell to Speak at the Inaugural Black Men’s Empowerment Summit

The City of Buffalo, New York, is hosting its first-ever Black men’s empowerment summit on Saturday, March 9, 2024, at the Northland Workforce Training Center, sponsored by Mayor Byron Brown and the City of Buffalo. The event is scheduled for March 9, 2024, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Northland Workforce Training Center and aims to provide a platform for open dialogue and education in key areas that can positively impact the community. The City of Buffalo recognizes the importance of continued support and development for the black community. “It is critically important for us to continue to come together as a community and support one another, “ Mayor Brown stated. “The Black Men’s Empowerment Summit & Brunch provides an opportunity for our community to have an open dialogue and work towards building a stronger city for all people.”

The purpose of the daylong summit is to create an atmosphere for men to engage, learn, and grow together. The workshops will assist families and communities by empowering them to accomplish their future goals and aspirations. Experts in finance, counseling, mental health, legal, real estate, insurance, and other fields will speak on a variety of issues. Hear Dr. Tye kick off the event with the first panel at 10a!


Registration & Light Breakfast: 9-10a

Workshops: 10a-1p

Complimentary Brunch & Networking Event: 1-3p

To register, visit www.buffalony.gov/BMES2024

In addition to the comprehensive workshops and engaging discussions during the summit, Steven Tucker, the President & CEO of Northland Workforce Training Center in Buffalo, New York, will address attendees with a keynote speech.