Oct 12, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

indiana-state-museum Indiana State Museum

Influencing Lincoln Lecture Series: Tyrone McKinley Freeman

Tyrone McKinley Freeman

Director, Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Madam C.J. Walker and Black Women’s Philanthropy in Historical Perspective

Dr. Tyrone McKinley Freeman is a 2022 inaugural laureate of the Dan David Research Prize. The award-winning scholar and teacher serves as director of the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. Previously, he was a professional fundraiser in community development, youth and family social services, and higher education organizations. His research focuses on philanthropy in communities of color and philanthropy in higher education. His latest book is Madam C.J. Walker’s Gospel of Giving: Black Women’s Philanthropy during Jim Crow (2020).