Stories

Appetite for the Impossible Part 1: Roots of Greatness

July 1, 2021 | By Fay Horwitt

This year, June marked a very unique confluence of two seemingly unrelated, yet pivotal, holiday commemorations: Juneteenth and the 100th anniversary of the Greenwood race massacre….

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Tulsa’s Greenwood Wasn’t America’s Only Black Wall Street

June 29, 2021 | By Fay Horwitt, Lanessa Owens-Chaplin & Trevor Smith

After centuries of racial violence, displacement, segregation and a lack of investment, the idea of a Black Wall Street - where businesses and entrepreneurship can thrive….

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Thank You to Our ESHIP Council Members

June 18, 2021 | By Megan Shuford

We would like to say THANK YOU to all of our ESHIP Communities Council Members in Baltimore, Kansas City, Long Beach, and New Mexico! We know….

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Local Organizational Leaders Speak About the Orange Co, FL Ecosystem

June 17, 2021 | By Symone Fogg

At Forward Cities, we highly value collaboration. Our engagements are fueled by listening to the voices of the community and co-designing the future of their ecosystem.….

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