The 2024 Signature Event

Five women standing together for a group photo
Photographs from the Wisdom Institute’s Annual 2024 can be found by selecting the image.

The 2024 Signature Event featuring speakers:

  • Valerie Sheares Ashby, President, UMBC
  • Janice Jackson and the Jubilee Singers
  • Ariel Barbosa, Director, Retriever Essentials
  • Keynote address by Denise Koch from WJZ-TV.

We will be collecting nonperishable food items (or checks) for Retriever Essentials. Toiletries (toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, diapers, feminine products) and food (tuna, peanut butter, microwavable (non-refrigerated) items such as noodles, mac & cheese, cereal) are always in need.