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Benjamin Chavis Booking Agency Profile

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Dr. Benjamin Chavis Jr. is an African-American civil rights leader who has previously served as the Executive Director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and who is known for being an assistant to Martin Luther King Jr. Chavis was born in Oxford, North Carolina, and when he was 12 years old, he became the first African American to earn a library card for the public library. He went on to earn his B.A. in chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and went on to work in the civil rights movement where he led a march to the state capital. He was also a leader of the Wilmington Ten which were activists who were convicted of committing arson during a civil rights protest. This led to Chavis being sentenced to 34 years but he only served two years after the convictions and sentences were appealed. After being released, Chavis went on to earn his Master of Divinity from Duke University, as well as his Doctor of Ministry from Howard University. Chavis has previously been the Vice President of the National Council of Churches, has been the National Director of the Million Man March, the founder and CEO of the National African American Leadership Summit, and CEO and co-chairman of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network. He has also been interim president and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association..

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Benjamin Chavis to speak.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Benjamin Chavis, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Benjamin Chavis or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Benjamin Chavis's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Benjamin Chavis for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Benjamin Chavis, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Benjamin Chavis. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Benjamin Chavis booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Benjamin Chavis for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Benjamin Chavis booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Benjamin Chavis charge for an event. One example fee to book Benjamin Chavis is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Benjamin Chavis agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Benjamin Chavis manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Benjamin Chavis for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Benjamin Chavis agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Benjamin Chavis, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Benjamin Chavis booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Benjamin Chavis, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Speaker
Speaking Topic
Social Issues
Range
Social Issues, Social Issues-African Advocates, Social Issues-Human Rights, Male,
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