Antwone Fisher, whose life was the inspiration for a major motion picture starring Academy Award winner Denzel Washington, and Rick Miller, Professor and co-founder of the Center for the Advanced Study and Practice of HOPE at Arizona State University and Founder of Kids at Hope are visiting communities across the US and Canada to share the power of HOPE and the change needed to help all young people succeed, No Exceptions!
Entitled: The Soul, Science and Culture of HOPE this 2.5 hour event will explore Antwone’s journey of hopelessness to hope through his writings and film followed by a discussion around those themes and how they relate to the science of HOPE. The symposium concludes with a discussion about the culture of HOPE and how families, schools, youth serving organizations and communities can implement a strategy that models how all children can succeed, No Exceptions!
If you are looking for a way to demonstrate how a village actually does raise and educate a child don’t miss this opportunity.
Event runs from 1:30 – 4:00pm
Book Signing & Photo Opportunity from 4:00 – 5:00pm ($5.00 donation suggested but not required)
Light Refreshments Provided