June 30 2015
Operation HOPE Announces 2016 HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting to Be Held January 13 -15, 2016 in Atlanta
The fourth annual meeting will feature some of the world’s foremost authorities in economics and social mobility
ATLANTA – June 30, 2015 – Against the backdrop of the Martin Luther King, Jr holiday, Operation HOPE will hold the 2016 HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting, on January 13 – 15, 2016 in Atlanta, GA, the financial dignity nonprofit announced today.
Event co-chairs John Hope Bryant, HOPE founder, chairman, CEO and Ambassador Andrew Young, HOPE Global Spokesman, Civil Rights Icon and Chairman of the Andrew Young Foundation plan to host more than 3,000 global C-suite leaders from government, community and the private sector for three days of discussions, ideas and action.
“The success of the 2015 HOPE Global Forum has made way for the continued growth of our Annual Meeting,” said Bryant. “Navigating the complexities of today’s complex global economy has made our Annual Meeting a “must attend” event for leaders interested in growing our economy by expanding access to free enterprise for all our citizens”.
Since its founding in 1992, Operation HOPE's mission has been to promote "silver rights" and make free enterprise and capitalism work for the underserved. The social investment banking nonprofit has provided financial literacy and economic empowerment services to more than 2.5 million people, raised $1.8 billion in economic activity for the disenfranchised worldwide.