February Dynamic Dialogues Recap: Celebrating and Discussing Diversity of Blackness

Diversity of Blackness was a part of The Connect 757’s Dynamic Dialogues series held at Montego Island Grill in Virginia Beach that allowed panelist from various backgrounds to discuss topics including Struggles & Stigmas, Background and Upbringing, and Leadership & Workplace. Each panelist was a different ethnicity so guest were able to learn the differences and similarities between various cultures within the black community.

New Year & More Events for The Connect 757

The Connect 757 is extremely excited to step into a new year. We were slated to return to in-person events but due to the spike in Covid-19 cases in Hampton Roads and across the country, we have temporarily returned to virtual events. For the month of January, we are starting the year talking about building …

The Connect 757 Supports the 2nd Annual Broad Creek Angel Tree

The Connect 757 is sponsoring two youth this season for Broad Creek’s Angle Tree! Connect 757 member, Jasmine Benford is currently coordinating this event for her community. The Broad Creek apartment community consists of low-income family households, 90% of which live on public housing subsidies and your sponsorship will be sure to bless one of our …

Hampton Roads Young Professionals meetup to lean in and discuss race in the workplace for collaborative event, Water Cooler Conversations

Hampton Roads Young Professionals meetup to lean in and discuss race in the workplace for collaborative event, Water Cooler Conversations