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Sauk Valley Community College Presents

Chris Singleton 

“Love is Always Stronger than Hate”

  • Wednesday, April 5
  • 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Keynote
  • 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Workshop and Q & A
  • SVCC Mathis Theatre


Chris Singleton is a former minor league baseball player drafted by the Chicago Cubs. He became a nationally-renowned speaker with a message of resilience, forgiveness and unity following the loss of his mother in a racially motivated mass shooting at the Mother Emanuel Church in Charleston, SC in 2015.

Chris now shares his message with over 80 organizations annually and his clients include: Boeing, The Houston Texans, Microsoft, Biogen, Volvo, The Washington Wizards and over 100,000 students and educators across the world. 

One of his children's books, Different – A Story About Loving Your Neighbor, was a best seller in its category and has been featured by numerous outlets, including The Obama Foundation. Chris' overall mission when speaking is to inspire his audiences with his story of resilience and to unite millions of people with his belief that, "Love is Stronger Than Hate."


Questions? Contact ana.s.salgado@svcc.edu