Fred Saffold III

  • Attendees leave empowered to improve their communities
  • Brings understanding of personal responsibility in actualizing racial justice
  • This workshop is a must for those ready for racial healing
  • Attendees are encouraged to re-examine their racial worldviews

What They Didn't Teach you in History Class - America's Hidden True Black History

(How to recover from our Mis-education)
Fred Saffold is a widely sought after presenter, speaking regularly on college campuses nationwide on issues of black history and racial justice. As a retired law enforcement professional and current Director of the acclaimed traveling True Black History Museum, Fred pulls from his unique background and years of activism and racial justice advocacy as the source of a pivotal understanding of the depth of racial justice work. This interactive virtual workshop takes attendees on a difficult but necessary journey, utilizing historic artifacts, documents and photographs, bridging connections from the past to the 21st century. The workshop examines how these artifacts and images shaped racial attitudes and worldviews that still exist today. In exploring solutions for racial equity and inclusion, Fred’s engaging presentation style motivates participants and brings about transformation. Fred’s work makes absolutely clear the impact that racism has on us all, and challenges participants to take action to make a more inclusive and equitable America.

Location: Detroit, Michigan