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New Leadership – President’s Address

Debra L. BronstonIt is a privilege to greet you as the 28th National President of the Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC).  Standing on the shoulders of founders Nathaniel Harris and Robert Samuels is a daunting task that I take seriously and plan to fulfill with the skills and experiences I have gained from 32 years in the financial services industry, 6 years as an entrepreneur and 19 years as a leader of the Greater Kansas City Chapter.  Working alongside National Vice President Melanie Lee-Kasuyi and seeking and incorporating feedback from our members and outstanding teams of directors and advisors will be invaluable.

A lot has changed since our inception in 1974 and the stakes are higher than ever before. There is no more “business as usual”.  More of the same will produce more of the same.  To maintain our viability, we must be more strategic about how we generate funding; attract, retain, develop and engage our multifaceted members; hold each other accountable for individual and collective performance; and measure our results.  Our national board of directors created and adopted a national strategic plan during the 2017 Leadership Summit that will serve as our roadmap for the foreseeable future and our new scorecard will be our primary measurement tool.  These documents will be transparent to all of our stakeholders.

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Mission

Economic Empowerment

Improving the financial condition of our ethnically and culturally diverse communities through financial literacy/education programs, home ownership, entrepreneurship, advanced wealth building workshops and local economic development initiatives

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Professional Development

Supporting the exchange of experiences, ideas, and interests in order to promote career and professional development including a premier job bank of experienced minority professionals and commensurate career opportunities

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Educational Advancement

Delivering a wide variety of programs to assist minority youth pursuing careers in financial services, such as (1) educational, technical, and advisory assistance where needed (2) scholarship programs for undergraduate/graduate studies, and (3) mentorship and internship opportunities for college students and newly hired professionals

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UFSC Leadership Summit collage

 

MARK I

Summit 2017 - MARK I

 

Reception

 

“Strategic Leadership Development & Organizational Sustainability”

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (FRBKC), MO, 1 Memorial DR, Kansas City, MO 64198

 

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Summit 2017 - MARK I

MARK I – Leadership Summit Highlights

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  Mark 1 Presentations & Oratorical Competition Photos by:  Gary Barber, Interactive Designer/Photographer – Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Photos edited by NottHeads read more

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Leadership Summit – Reception Highlights

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Sunday, July 23 – Saturday, July 29, 2017 Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (FRBKC), MO, 1 Memorial DR, Kansas City, MO 64198 Photos by:  Gary Barber, Interactive Designer/Photographer – Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Photos edited by NottHeads read more

UFSC Dream Bigger

Inspiring Young People to Dream Bigger

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Bigger Dreams, Bolder Future Inspiring Young People to Dream Bigger, Act Boldly and Give Generously   You can make your donation at this link https://razo.io/1u4GTQ.  Individuals who make a donation will have an opportunity to win the prizes based upon the amount of their donation: Donation of less than read more

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In case you missed it – UFSC AABFP

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With all the happenings in Washington, D.C. right now, you might be wishing you attended the Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC) African American Briefing for Financial Professionals (#AABFP) in Washington DC recently! In case you missed it, the UFSC #AABFP gave you an in person, “behind the curtain” look read more

Federal Reserve Kansas City

Yellen talks at Minority Banker Forum

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  On September 28 and 29, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City will hosted a forum for minority bankers that will address the economy, the U.S. payments system, and career and leadership strategies. Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers is designed to provide minority bank read more

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UFSC 2017 – Leadership Summit Highlights

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“Strategic Leadership Development & Organizational Sustainability”   Photos by:  Gary Barber, Interactive Designer/Photographer – Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Photos edited by NottHeads   read more

US Poverty

The HOPE Doctrine Poverty – John Hope Bryant

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  The HOPE Doctrine on Poverty says John Hope Bryant that there are three things that define poverty and struggle more than any other set of financial numbers ever could. As he outlines in his book, How the Poor Can Save Capitalism. My radical reimagining of the definition of poverty is read more

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Michael Tyler – BE THE CHANGE

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Mr. Tyler is a featured speaker at the UFSC 2017 National Leadership Summit   Michael Tyler, President, Founder & Career Coach, “PrepareToBringIt”, Frisco, TX Presentation at UFSC Leadership Summit 2017 “Be The Change”     read more

Hope On The Way

How the Poor Can Save Capitalism

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Mr. Bryant is a featured speaker at the UFSC 2017 National Leadership Summit Expand your awareness and support UFSC! Buy the book “How the Poor Can Save Capitalism” by John Hope Bryant, at this link:  https://ufsc.memberclicks.net/index.php?option=com_mc&view=mc&mcid=form_241377 Expand your awareness and support UFSC! Buy the book “How the Poor Can Save read more

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Bio – John Hope Bryant

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Mr. Bryant is a featured speaker at the upcoming UFSC 2017 National Leadership Summit Posted from: http://johnhopebryant.com/about-2 An entrepreneur that founded a group of for profit companies and non-profit organizations focusing on “doing well” and “doing good” in the world. “There is a difference between broke and being poor. Being read more

 

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