June 2015 – NBMBAA Kentucky Chapter Newsletter

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June General Body Meeting

Topic: Leaders of Tomorrow® Local Case Competition

Leaders of Tomorrow® Kentucky Chapter will have their inaugural local case competition on June 9, 2015. The winners will go on to compete in the National Leaders of Tomorrow® case competition in Houston, Texas June 26, 2015- June 28, 2015. Please join us to support the students and cheer them on for the competition, they have worked hard throughout the year and would love to have your support!

Date: June 9, 2015

Time: 7:00PM -8:00PM

Location:   St. George Scholar Institute

1205 S. 26th Street

Louisville, KY

The Leaders of Tomorrow® Needs Your Help

The Kentucky Leaders of Tomorrow® students are currently preparing for the National Leaders of Tomorrow® Case Competition to be held in Houston Texas this June. To support and fund this trip the Chapter is raising funds via GoFundMe. We are asking members and friends to consider donating to support their hard work and diligence throughout the school year.

Please Make a Contribution Today! http://www.gofundme.com/kylot

If we can get 100 people to donate $25 by June 12th it will fully fund the Leaders of Tomorrow® trip to Houston and several college visits along the way.

37th Annual NBMBAA Conference & Exposition 
The National Black MBA Association 37th Annual Conference & Exposition is in Orlando, Florida this year from September 22nd – 26th.Pre-Conference Social Hour

Pre-Conference Social Hour

Join the chapter at Molly Malone’s in St. Matthews on August 10th at 6pm to have a drink and talk about the upcoming NBMBAA 37th Annual Conference & Exposition.

RSVP for this event via the chapter Facebook page:


Need a Place to Stay?

The Kentucky Chapter has rented a Villa for the week, which sleeps eight people. If you would like to stay in the Villa for the week, please send funds in the amount of $220 to the Kentucky Chapter by July 31,2015 . This stay includes your lodging and rental car, but not your conference fee.

See you in Orlando!

Virtual Book Club

The National Black MBA Association, KY Chapter will continue the virtual book club on July 12th at 5pm. We will be covering Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi. This discussion is being led by Ms. Chanda Glover.

Conference Call Number: 712-775-7031

Participant Code: 540-866-955

The Books for 2015 are:

  • July 12th: Never Eat Alone (by Keith Ferrazzi) with the discussion led by Chanda Glover
  • September 13th: Art of War (by Sun Tzu) with the discussion led by Kenisha Thompson
  • November 8th: Relentless ( by Tim Grover) with the discussion led by Joe Frankline

RSVP vis the chapter Facebook page:


Kickball Scramble

The Kentucky Chapter of NBMBAA will participate in the Kickball Scramble to be held at Shawnee Park on June 27th from 11am to 6pm. All members can join the team at no cost. If you would like to participate, please register via the Eventbrite link below.


Inaugural Kentucky National Black MBA Association Gold Scramble

Location: Shawnee Gold Course

Date: August 21, 2015

Time: Lunch & Practice 12:00 PM

Shotgun at 1:30 PM

Registration: https://kynbmbaagolf2015.eventbrite.com