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Pipeline to Power & Leadership Gala

This inaugural event brings together over 200 cross-industry professionals of color for a full-day interactive program. Our signature fundraiser that celebrates the advancements of professionals of color, showcases CUP’s impact, and honors extraordinary leaders of color.  To learn more about sponsorship, email mfenton@cupusa.org
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Legal Partners Forum

TECH & JUSTICE: Social Justice and Lawmaking in the Digital Age Technology has become the gateway of influence in legislative change, politics, and social movements. The Women’s March, #MeToo, #TimesUp, and many others demonstrate the impact of tech innovation. In 2018 social platforms and tech-driven civic engagement models sparked national change and established a new…
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Inspiration Awards & Celebration

On November 15th, join the CUP community for the Inspiration Awards & Celebration - an unforgettable event that will bring cross-industry leaders together to recognize extraordinary CUP Catalysts with our first-ever CUP Inspiration Award. The evening, hosted by Michelle Miller will begin with a special ceremony for our cross-industry, cross-sector 2018 CUP Catalysts. Guests will…
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Wall Street Partners Forum

Council of Urban Professionals' 11th Annual Wall Street Partners Forum Please join us on Tuesday, October 23rd for an exclusive evening with James P. Gorman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley, for the Council of Urban Professionals (CUP) annual Wall Street Partners Forum.  Hosted by the Council of Urban Professionals and Morgan Stanley,…
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Pipeline to Power Summit

This inaugural event brings together over 200 cross-industry professionals of color for a full-day interactive program.  Click here to purchase individual tickets for the Summit; to learn more about sponsorship, email mmartin@cupusa.org.  
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11th Annual Leadership Gala

Our signature fundraiser that celebrates the advancements of professionals of color, showcases CUP’s impact, and honors extraordinary leaders of color.  Click here to purchase individual tickets for the Gala; to learn more about sponsorship, email mmartin@cupusa.org.
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CUP’s 9th Media and Entertainment Forum

Please join Jamila Hunter, SVP of Comedy Development for ABC, home of Emmy-nominated “black-ish,” “Fresh Off the Boat,” the upcoming return of “Roseanne,” for an evening of networking and conversation at CUP’s 9th Annual Media and Entertainment Forum!
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Joseph Borrero – Fellow Spotlight

Joseph Borrero Vice President Goldman Sachs & Co. You’ve achieved a great deal of professional success – briefly describe your journey, noting both personal milestones and obstacles you may have faced along the way. I am a Vice President in the Compliance Division at Goldman Sachs. I am part of a team that conducts independent…
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Giving Tuesday

There’s #BlackFriday & #CyberMonday…And then there’s #GivingTuesday, an international day of giving! Save the date & join CUP on November 28! #IGiveCUP #GivingTuesday #CUPGivingTuesday
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Jason Wang – Fellow Spotlight

You’ve achieved a great deal of professional success – briefly describe your journey, noting both personal milestones and obstacles you may have faced along the way. As a first-generation college graduate and a son of Chinese immigrants, I had to overcome many obstacles, such as language and culture barriers. However, with the guidance and support…
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10th Annual Wall Street Partners Forum

SAVE THE DATE - CUP'S 10th Annual Wall Street Partners Forum on Monday, October 23,2017 hosted by Goldman Sachs. Be sure to keep an eye out for the official invitation and our featured speaker announcement!
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8th Annual Lawyers Forum

SAVE THE DATE - CUP'S 8th Annual Lawyers Forum on Wednesday, October 11,2017 hosted by American Express. Be sure to keep an eye out for the official invitation and our featured speaker announcement!
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