The Convergence: Special Needs Planning and Women

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Jul 14, 2021 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This webcast, hosted jointly by The American College Alumni Association, Women’s Center, and The Center for Special Needs  will highlight special needs planning that is specific to the roles typically held by women. Statistically women are the caregivers for special needs children more than 70 percent of the time, and the divorce rate of parents with special needs children is estimated to be around 80 percent. These staggering statistics make the business case to have proactive discussions with parents with a special needs child who may be separating or divorced.

This webcast will present the continuum of scenarios that touch the lives of women care-givers of special needs children and will provide advisors the essentials to special needs planning for women.

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Virtual 2021 Conference of African American Financial Professionals

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Aug 10, 2021 - Aug 11, 2021

The Conference of African American Financial Professionals (CAAFP), hosted by The American College of Financial Services, is the largest gathering of its kind within financial services with a mission to advance and foster professional relationships and development among African Americans working in the profession. 

It's a time to come together to engage in learning opportunities and fellowship. Attendees can expect inspiring and thought-provoking keynote sessions led by change agents from a variety of backgrounds, industry experts delivering timely and engaging breakout sessions, continuing education credit, entertainment and more.

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2021 Clambake & Soldier-Citizen Award

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Date: Sep 09, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us September 9, 2021, for the seventh annual Clambake and Soldier Citizen Award when we will honor this year’s recipient, Admiral Tom Fargo, retired Navy 4 star and recent Chairman of the Board for USAA and Huntington Ingalls.

Hosted by The American College Center for Veterans Affairs, this celebratory event will feature keynote speaker Dan Akerson, former CEO General Motors, a Q&A with Admiral Fargo featuring former State Department Spokesperson and broadcast journalist Heather Nauert, and entertainment by the Riveters, the all-female acapella group from the U.S. Naval Academy.

Registration is free, and all donations during the event will fund full scholarships for professional designations and degree programs offered by The American College. Last year’s support funded 250 deserving veterans, active duty members, and their spouses to receive full scholarships.

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