The Importance of Changing the Narrative: Family Book Reading

The Importance of Changing the Narrative: Family Book Reading

- 7:45 PM

Virtual Event

Description:

Join Deanna Singh, Founder/Chief Change Agent of Flying Elephant, for this family-friendly free virtual event. Deanna with her children Zephaniah and Zion will read I am a Boy of Color and challenge children to think of positive words to describe themselves. For older children, she will also talk about the writing and publishing process.

This session is ideal for children in grades K–5. 
 

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Thank you to our event sponsor:

Deanna Singh


Deanna Singh is an accomplished author, educator, business leader, and champion for marginalized communities. As the Founder/Chief Change Agent of Flying Elephant, Deanna consults with individuals and companies that are looking to make a positive difference in the world. She is known for giving clients the tools and courage to imagine, activate, and impact the world as agents of change.

A social entrepreneur at her core, Deanna is always at the forefront of social change. She has established and operated multiple social innovations, including the NYC office of LIFT which helps people find a way out of poverty for good; Milwaukee's Street Law Program, an interactive legal program that has taught over a thousand Milwaukee students basic legal knowledge; and Birth Coach Milwaukee, which provides doula services for women who otherwise could not afford them.

Singh earned her Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies from Fordham University, a Juris Doctorate from Georgetown University, and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She is also the author of two children’s books, I am a Boy of Color, and I am a Girl of Color and a business book, Purposeful Hustle.

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