June 13, 2019 | New York City
Trevor Noah, Host of "The Daily Show" and author of the New York Times best seller "Born a Crime" shared his story to a standing room only crowd of 1,200 at Toigo's annual Gala. Celebrating 30 years strong, the Foundation's keynote inspired all in attendance with lessons from being an outsider (and how that can be a strength), grit and optimism, growing up in South Africa--and more.
Finance has developed a conscience - or at least a red-hot investing opportunity set with a conscience. The market for doing well financially and doing good for the world at the same time continues to grow. Strategies that include environmental, social, and governance factors...Read More
Between 2013 and 2016, 90% of Oracle’s hires were people of color. While in some communities this fact might be celebrated, there’s a catch — they were all Asian, and still underpaid compared to their white counterparts, according to a lawsuit filed this week...Read More
There’s a clear path into an investment banking graduate job now. Study at a top university, secure a position on a Spring insight week, convert that into a summer analyst program and then merely impress enough senior bankers to secure a full-time role. Simple,...Read More
I awoke this morning with significant anxiety about the current political climate and future of our country. Did you? Turns out we’re not alone. In a survey conducted by the American Psychological Association in 2017, for the first time, a majority of Americans (across the political...Read More
During my time as a first generation undergraduate student at the University of Southern California, I remember learning about how enslaved Africans in America used step to make music with their bodies to communicate secret messages and to celebrate defiantly when drums and other...Read More
Former First Lady Michelle Obama discussed leadership and education at the Toigo Foundation’s 16th Annual Gala, celebrating the non-profit’s nearly 30-year focus on a mission of leadership by all and for all. The importance of drive and determination in the face of adversity, inclusion,...Read More