Operation HOPE Announces Civil Rights Icon, Ambassador Andrew Young as Honorary Co-Chair for the 2015 HOPE Global Forum
Longtime Global Spokesman for Operation HOPE, Young will help set the stage for bringing together some of the world’s most progressive intellectuals to Atlanta
ATLANTA, GA – November 3, 2014 – Operation HOPE (HOPE), the leading global financial dignity nonprofit, today announced Ambassador Andrew Young, Civil Rights Icon, HOPE Global spokesman, and Chairman of the Andrew Young Foundation as a will serve as a Honorary Co-Chair for the 2015 HOPE Global Forum in Atlanta, GA, January 15-17th. His participation further cements the connection between “silver rights” and civil rights.
The annual forum, hosted by HOPE at the Omni Hotel in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, will bring together heads of state, C-suite executives, civic and financial leaders to outline a vision for the future of the modern global economy. This vision that includes all people as HOPE sees the poor, underserved and teetering middle class as untapped assets for economic growth, entrepreneurship and job creation.
Posted by Natasha Eldridge, Senior Fellow, Office of the Chairman