BROOKLYN, NY – April 4, 2019 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – In celebration of Financial Literacy Month, Prosperity Nation is inviting New Yorkers to participate in their free, all-day entrepreneur empowerment event The Millennials MMXIX Expo and awards ceremony on Saturday, April 20th at BKLYN Studios. Sponsored by iHeartMedia, the event will provide attendees with a compelling program to help them with personal and professional growth and will also help raise funds for the expansion of Prosperity Nation’s non-profit services to the community.

The event features honest panel discussions on ways to destigmatize attaining mental wellness and will also address the correlation between financial literacy and mental well-being.

“The next generation of America’s leaders are vulnerable,” said featured speaker, Dr. Jeff Gardere, who is known as “America’s Psychologist” and is one of the country’s most respected mental health professionals. “We must remove the roadblocks that hinder Millennials with self-limiting belief systems”

The event also features millionaire inventor and holder of over forty U.S. patents, Alan Amron as well as artificial intelligence (AI) educators, entrepreneurs and burgeoning business leaders from the industries of real estate, fashion, and more. Attendees can engage in impactful mentoring workshops and discussions arming them with the tools for success and nurturing best practices.

“Millennials are natural inventors and developing entrepreneurial skills is vital to their success. I’m excited to share the tips I wish I knew at their age,” added Amron.

Wisdom seekers and tech-enthusiasts can learn data science, experience virtual reality technologies, and compete in the Road to Prosperity board game, which teaches life and financial skills. There will also be chances to win prizes, including sneakers from

The expo will also feature music by iHeartMedia’s Power 105.1 F.M. DJs as well as performances by hip-hop artist, Sky Seay, and sibling R&B duo, producer, Devan Ibiza, and singer, Mia Lailani. The Expo concludes at 5 P.M.

At 7 P.M, the inaugural Prosperity Awards, a red carpet fundraiser to benefit nationwide organization initiatives focused on financial literacy, mental health curricula, and scholarships, begins.

Television and radio personality, Ivy Rivera, will host the event with music by DJ Prostyle of the Pro Show on Power 105.1 F.M.

“Since 2015 Prosperity Nation, has produced innovative experiences to meet young people where they are, and provide resources to help them realize their potential.”, said D. Alexis Samuels, CEO, and founder of Prosperity Nation.

Sponsors supporting this first installment of interactive events include iHeart Media, Trader Joe’s, and more. All proceeds go to support Prosperity Nation programs emboldening underserved communities nationwide.

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About Prosperity Nation
Prosperity Nation, a 501(c)(3) foundation, is designed to inspire economic growth in underserved communities via initiatives focused on financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and skill development through a wide variety of events, curriculums, and science-backed gamification. Board games for mastery across industries including real estate, fashion, and entertainment are part of their programming and product line. The organization was founded in New York City by accomplished entrepreneur, D. Alexis Samuels in 2015. For more information, visit