September 16, 2023 | 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Join us for the Annie Malone Celebration on Saturday, September 16, 2023 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., in the Peoria Riverfront Museum's galleries. We will celebrate the life and legacy of Annie Minerva Turnbo Malone, the nation’s first female Black self-made millionaire in the haircare industry.
Enjoy Hair Love in the Giant Screen Theater, learn more about Annie's time in Peoria, her philanthropy and the legacy of her Poro company and colleges in the new exhibition Life and Legacy of Annie Malone .
Sponsored by Commerce Bank, Givens Family/GIVSCO, Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce
Additional support from: Peoria CEO Council, Supreme Solutions, Infrastructure Engineering, IDG+ Architects, Ameren Illinois, Visionary Society, Friends of Bronzeville to Harlem