' Opportunity & Inclusion - From Day One


Creating New Pathways of Access to Economic Opportunity and Inclusion

With income and wealth inequality worse in the U.S. than most other developed countries, innovative cross-sector partnerships are taking new approaches to entrepreneurship, fellowships, internships and other pathways that are opening doors to talent from historically marginalized or underrepresented communities. What are some of the most effective and scalable efforts underway now–and how can these collaborations be replicated by employers and nonprofits in search of more diverse workforces?


From Day One is a Recertification Provider for SHRM and HRCI. This session is eligible for 1 PDC. The Activity ID will be sent to attendees after the conclusion of the session.

This session is hosted by the From Day One editorial team with support from The Walton Family Foundation.


Tanya Odom

Walton Family Foundation

Aaron Walker

Camelback Ventures

Kim Lane

Right to Start

Harry Johnson

The Memorial Foundation

Israel Gutierrez


Romesh Ratnesar

Bloomberg Opinion