New Afrikan Ujamaa (Co-Ops) April 1903 First Black Woman named Bank Head Matriarch of Jackson Ward Black Wall Street Maggie L. Walker named president of Richmond’s St. Luke Bank and Trust Company and became the first Black woman to head a bank. Jackson Ward Black Wall St. Richmond VA

“First we need a savings bank. Let us put our moneys together; let us use our moneys; let us put our money out at usury among ourselves, and reap the benefit ourselves. Let us have a bank that will take the nickels and turn them into dollars.”

-Maggie L. Walker
Independent Order of St. Luke Annual Convention
August 20, 1901

” Our Hope For The Future Lies with The Children , The Youth of Our Race ” – Maggie L Walker

Check out this skit from The KKinte Show JacksonWard Black Wall St Richmond Va ( New Afrikan Self Determination ) Haki Shakur X Kunte Kunta Kinte

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