2023 Schedule


Black Wall Street, The Black History of Money

Thursday, February 23, 2023

  • Overcoming systemic financial disadvantages

Presented by: Serria Rego, Financial Advisor/Activist

Joining The Smart Investors Club

Thursday, March 9, 2023

  • Investing individually and collectively for financial stability

Presented by: Anita D’Aguilar, Financial Advisor & Shirley Worrels, Investment Club Portfolio Manager

Preserving Your Assets in Tough Times

Thursday, March 23, 2023

Presented by: Jaron Hamlett, Financial Planning & Insurance Advisor

Crypto, Cash In or Cash Out?

Thursday, April 13, 2023

Presented by: Nicole Franklin, The Crypto COO

The Wealthy Mind and Body

Thursday, April 27, 2023

Presented by: Rick Williamson, PhD & Dr. Derek Williams


Los Angeles Urban League has teamed-up with Parkside EDC to create a program designed to increase opportunities for economic empowerment and help stem the erosion of wealth among Black families in the Greater Los Angeles Community. Black Wealth Attainment and Retention Program (BWAARP) will provide seminars and training on the following Legacy Wealth Building Strategies, thus contributing to a financially secure and consciously sustainable community.


  • Basic Financial Literacy “Big 5 of Money”
  • Home and Business Ownership Retention
  • Estate Planning, Wills & Trust
  • Fiduciary Representation for Elder Protection
  • Tax Planning & Preparation
  • Access to Capital & Asset Protection
  • Individual and Collaborative Investing

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