Upcoming Events

Save The Date – 2020 Events

Date

Event

Where

Details

1/20/20

Elder Care: Planning For and Living in Retirement Seminar

Southfield Parks & Rec. Bldg.
26000 Evergreen Rd
Southfield, MI 48076

Close to Retirement? If you are over 40+, start planning NOW! Join us for a free seminar w/lunch. Topics of focus include:

  • Elder abuse/financial scams: within family; phone/email scams
  • Caregiving Seminar: Financial Commitment

1/25/20

Wisdom Warrior Conference
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc.
21819 W. Nine Mile
Southfield, MI 48037

Self-Awareness Workshop – This conference serves as the kickoff event for The Wisdom Warrior Project, a program focused on young women of color from grades 9 through 12. The workshop will provide activities and lessons on self-discovery and social impact. It will be a fun and interactive day with rotating sessions and inspiring speakers and program facilitators.

  • Who Am I? – Turning Weapons into Tools
  • What Must I Overcome? – Fit for the Fight
  • What Must I Do? – Wisdom Warrior Panel

Participants will enjoy complimentary lunch, raffles and new friendships. The event is free. Registration is requested, but walk-in’s welcomed.

https://2019-towf-wwp-conference-tickets.eventbrite.com

Spring 2020

Affordable Housing

TBD

SAVE THE DATE: Everything you wanted to know about affordable housing, but were reluctant to ask! Stay tuned for more details.

Topics of Focus:

  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Understanding your SEV value (taxable value of your home)

4/25/20

Senior Bazaar

TBD

SAVE THE DATE

5/2 – 6/13/20

The Learning Network

Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc.
21819 W. Nine Mile
Southfield, MI 48037

SAVE THE DATE: For six Saturday sessions, participants will hear from professional speakers and engage in sessions that will make them successful for their first jobs and careers. What makes TLN unique is that students earn a $50 stipend every participated session!

What Students Learn:

  • Resume writing
  • Job search process
  • Personal and professional branding
  • Interview preparation
  • Appropriate work attire
  • Managing finances
  • Understanding insurance benefits
  • Importance of networking and public speaking
  • Career exploration panels
  • Working within diverse environments

6/27/20

12th Charity Golf Classic

Links of Novi
Novi, MI

SAVE THE DATE TOWF and Southfield Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated, Inc. is holding its bi-annual event to help further our mission to provide funding in support of scholarship, community enrichment and cultural arts. Come join us for fun and fellowship. For more details, click here or email us at events@torchofwisdofoundationinc.com

10/9/20

9th Honoring Local Heroes Black “No-Tie” Affair

Roostertail
100 Marquette Dr.
Detroit, MI 48124

SAVE THE DATE This signature event of the Torch of Wisdom Foundation, Inc. recognizes those in the community who have positively impacted the community in the areas of scholarship, community enrichment and cultural arts.



  • Elder Care: Planning For and Living in Retirement Seminar –
    Monday, January 20, 2020

    EE Series




  • 12th Charity Golf Classic –
    Saturday, June 27, 2020

    TOWF and Southfield Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated, Inc. is holding its bi-annual event to help further our mission to provide funding in support of scholarship, community enrichment and cultural arts. Come join us for fun and fellowship. For more details, click here or email us at events@torchofwisdofoundationinc.com