APB is a Global Speaker, Celebrity & Entertainment Agency

Speaking to the World

Menu

Social, Community & Cultural Issues

Back to All Categories >

Homelessness & Poverty:

Arthur  Agee
Arthur Agee

Subject of the Film Hoop Dream

Arthur G Agee Jr is featured in the award-winning, internationally acclaimed motion picture, Hoop Dreams. He tells audiences his story of resilience and the importance of community role models.

View Profile >

Add to List

Dr. Lucille  O'Neal
Dr. Lucille O'Neal

Author & Motivational Speaker

She's the mother of one of the greatest athletes ever, but Lucille O'Neal is much more than just "Shaq's mom." A powerful motivator & moving speaker, she wrote Walk Like You Have Somewhere to Go.

View Profile >

Add to List

Kathy  LeMay
Kathy LeMay

Founder, President & CEO of Raising Change

Kathy LeMay is the founder, president, and CEO of Raising Change, which helps organizations raise capital to advance social change agendas and individuals create Generosity Plans to help change the world.

View Profile >

Add to List

Michael Patrick MacDonald
Michael Patrick MacDonald

Best-Selling Author & Community Activist

Author of the New York Times best-seller All Souls, Michael Patrick MacDonald shares his remarkable story of survival and redemption while examining the relationship between poverty and class he witnessed growing up in South Boston.

View Profile >

Add to List

Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch
Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch

US Army Lieutenant Colonel / Education Advocate

Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch is the highest-ranking Hispanic woman in the Combat Support Field in the US Army. She is recognized for her work on teen pregnancy, gang violence and parenting education.

View Profile >

Add to List

Robert  Townsend
Robert Townsend

Filmmaker & Former CEO, the Black Family Channel

Raised by a single mom on the West Side of Chicago, Townsend transcended his environment to become an actor, writer, director, comedian, producer and ultimately, the President and CEO of the Black Family Channel.

View Profile >

Add to List

John  Wood
John Wood

Founder and CEO, Room to Read

Speaker John Wood left a career at Microsoft to form Room to Read, a nonprofit helping children in the developing world escape poverty through education.

View Profile >

Add to List

Kevin  Powell
Kevin Powell

Writer, Humanitarian & President of BK Nation

As a talented political activist, poet, journalist, essayist, hip-hop historian, public speaker, and entrepreneur, Powell is widely considered one of America's most important voices of the 21st Century.

View Profile >

Add to List