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YWCA Announces Racial Justice Breakfast Keynote Speaker & 2019 Racial Justice Honorees

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CINCINNATI— YWCA Greater Cincinnati will host its 18th annual Racial Justice Breakfast on April 4, 2019 at Music Hall. The Racial Justice Breakfast is an important part of our efforts to create the social changes necessary.

Roy Austin. Photo provided

This year attendees will explore personal and community-wide effects of racism and hear from a keynote speaker who has been investigating and prosecuting hate crimes and police brutality cases nationwide. Individual tickets and corporate tables are available at multiple sponsorship levels.

Iris Roley. Photo provided

This year’s keynote speaker, Roy L. Austin, has a substantial prosecutorial background with a trial history of cases ranging from domestic violence to human trafficking. The Racial Justice Honorees are Iris Roley, an entrepreneur and social activist, and Robert C. “Chip” Harrod, civic leader and the originator and founding president of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

Chip Harrod. Photo provided

For more information and nomination forms, please visit www.ywcacincinnati.org or contact the YWCA at 513-241-7090.

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