Houston, TX – October 29th, 2021 – 40 Acre Conference brings a specialized and transformative experience to financial literacy at the historic Barbara Johnson Post Office, better known as The Post Houston. The property boasts a 1.2 Million Sq Ft. state of the art venue featuring the world’s largest 5.5 Acre Sky Lawn. The conference will feature a rooftop battle of the bands showcase for all to enjoy.
Cashflow + Community + Culture = 40 Acre Conference
The educational experience hosted in a festival setting will be a mix of in person and virtual with incentives to contribute to bettering the futures of many around the US. Every physical ticket buys 5 virtual tickets to sponsor an individual in 1 of each category:
1. Students at over 30 HBCUs to sponsor financial literacy for the next generation to foster entrepreneurship
2. Young Veterans from all 5 branches of the military
3. Formerly incarcerated persons in need of reintegration support
4. Nonprofit outreach partnerships with mentoring such as Men of honor
5. Outreach programs in partnership with Covenant House sponsoring formerly homeless and run away youth that missed financial literacy opportunities just trying to survive.
This historic Post Houston venue will be transformed to host over 5,000 in person attendees, 1,000 minority vendors, 500 EA sports and pitch competition participants and over 30,000 virtual attendees!
Celebrities, influencers, investors, government officials promoting entrepreneurship, corporate executives that have committed money to black community and entrepreneurs in art, fashion, stocks, EA sports, crypto, real estate, music and NFTs will be in attendance. The aim is to teach all generations the culture and language of wealth.
Allen Thornton, CEO of Money For Your Mission Inc and Executive Director of the 40 acre conference is working alongside heavy hitters from Black Olympics, 100 black men, Black Business Expo, Urban League, representatives at The City of Houston, SBA, NMSDC, Black Chambers, and Hispanic Chambers. There will be attendees from other major conferences such as: Afrotech, AFP, Investfest, Revolt, Startup Grind, Collision to help make the revolutionary vision come to fruition. Everyone is passionate about this first-of-its-kind experience in the greater Houston area where participants will be empowered with invaluable information.
“If you learn how to make money you can make a great living. But if you learn how to create money you can truly make a difference.”said Allen Thornton, CEO of Money For Your Mission Inc and 40 Acre Conference Executive Director
The 40 Acre conference will be the world’s largest minority financial equity conference on MLK weekend from Jan 14-17, 2022. The goal is to create $100 million dollars worth of business between all attendees during the weekend to decrease the wealth gap. This in-person and live stream experience will combine cashflow, community, and culture in an entertaining festival setting, with over 35,000 total attendees!
The launch press conference will be held at another historic Houston Venue the ION on November 1st at 4pm-7pm
Press Conference – ION Houston 4201 Main St Houston, 77002 TX
For more information, visit www.40acreconference.org