Blackbelt Voices EXCHANGE

Stories. Solutions. Solidarity.

Central Arkansas! Join us in Little Rock on October 19 for the first Blackbelt Voices Exchange.

Thursday, October 19, 2023 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

The Commons @ Pettaway Square (Upstairs)
406 E. 21st Street, Suite B
Little Rock, AR 72206

October 19, 2023
5:30 – 7:30 PM (CDT)

5:30-6 p.m.

6-7:30 p.m.
Community Forum 


We’ve long recognized the transformative power of storytelling in shaping positive social change. Now, we’re excited to explore ways to include more voices that will contribute to a more inclusive narrative about the South.

Join us for the inaugural Blackbelt Voices Exchange, where changemakers and community connectors come together to share stories, discuss issues facing their communities, and identify solutions.

Admission is free, but space is limited. Please register at Reserve your place today!

Please note that there is a flight of stairs leading to the event venue. Opportunities to participate virtually are available. Contact us at for Zoom login information.

Purpose of the Event:

Community Engagement: To bring together changemakers and community members to foster meaningful connections, dialogue, and collaboration.

Podcast Update and Feedback: To provide updates about the future direction and plans for the Blackbelt Voices podcast and to gather thoughts and story ideas for the podcast.

Promoting Positive Change: To harness the power of storytelling and community involvement to drive positive social change and strengthen the bonds within communities across the South.