Ashanti went to Aspen to pitch The Ever Forward Club mission.
"The Aspen Ideas Festival is the nation's premier, public gathering place for leaders from around the globe and across many disciplines to engage in deep and inquisitive discussion of the ideas and issues that both shape our lives and challenge our times. "
It was a great event and there were an amazing number of luminaries from all corners of the world - from politics, the media, humanitarian organizations and more.
The pitch for The Ever Forward Club was a finalist and garnered $5,000.00!
In addition to giving the pitch, Ashanti was also invited to participate in a panel that was a town hall format about being an American. He spoke about The Everforward Club and it's focus on changing the personal narrative of it's members and help towards positive change. The panel included Gwen Ifil and others.