We believe that actions speak louder than words. Learn about our story through the videos and photos below and see what we’ve been up to.
- Recap: Columbia, SC
See the recap of Accelerator for America's Advisory Council Meeting in Columbia, SC
- Advisory Council Member: Steve Benjamin - Mayor of Columbia, SC
Learn why Mayor Steve Benjamin decided to join Accelerator for America.
- Advisory Council Meeting in Columbia, SC
Accelerator for America held its second Advisory Council meeting in Columbia, SC. Hear from our Advisory Council members about what makes AFA such a powerful organization.
- Opportunity Zones - Accelerator for America
Rick Jacobs (CEO) and Bruce Katz (Advisory Council Member) explain the work that Accelerator for America is doing with Opportunity Zones at the United States Conference of Mayors 87th Winter Meeting in Washington DC.
- Rick Jacobs (CEO, Accelerator for America) speaks with Greg Nelson (Parker Media)
- Rick Jacobs (CEO, Accelerator for America) and Mayor Randall Woodfin (Birmingham, AL) discuss the new Opportunity Zone project
- Mayor Steve Benjamin (Columbia, SC), Mayor Randall Woodfin (Birmingham, AL) and Mayor Eric Garcetti (Advisory Council Chair)
- Press Conference announcing the renovation of the American Life Building
- Mayor Randall Woodfin (Birmingham, AL) and Josh Carpenter (Director of Innovation and Economic Opportunity, Birmingham, AL) discuss Birmingham
- Rick Jacobs (CEO, Accelerator for America) kicks off the 5th Advisory Council Meeting
- Mayor Garcetti (Advisory Council Chair) and Rick Jacobs (CEO, Accelerator for America) tour Sloss Furnaces
- Mayor Garcetti (Advisory Council Chair) and Mayor Randall Woodfin (Birmingham, AL)
- Advisory Council members tour the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
- John Bonanno (California Clean Energy Fund), Graham Richard (Graham Richard Associates) and Dr. Julie Kim (RABAC and Stanford GPC) on the Clean Economy and Clean Energy Projects panel
- Lightning Round
- Lightning Round