Business Case for Racial Equity

Open to: 
Full GCG Members & Non-Member Funders
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
9:00am to 10:30am CDT
Commerce Bank, 15th Floor
8000 Forsyth Boulevard; St. Louis, MO 63105
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Program Description

Racial equity is an imperative for social justice AND also a strategy for economic growth. Beyond an increase in economic output, advancing racial equity can translate into meaningful increases in consumer spending and federal, state, and local tax revenues, and decreases in social services spending and health-related costs.

Join us as we hear from Ani Turner author of the W. K Kellogg Foundation’s Business Case for Racial Equity report. Ani will share key takeaways from her research & high-leverage evidence-based strategies GCG Members can start investing in.


8:30am - Networking & Breakfast

9:00am - Presentation & Questions


Thank you to Commerce Bank for their generous support of GCG's Corporate Peer Community and to Wells Fargo AdvisorsSpire, and the Trio Foundation of St. Louis for their support of GCG's DEI programming.

Special thank you also to the W.K. Kellogg Foundation for sponsoring Ani Turner's visit to St. Louis.