This educational presentation focuses on raising awareness, educating, and exposing people to Black community, Black culture, and issues around anti-Black racism. Making Change is able to offer this opportunity at no cost, thanks to the generous support of Alectra Utilities Corporation.
The presentation takes place tonight – November 25 at 7:00 p.m. – so click here to register on Eventbrite.
About the presentation:
Called “If Nothing Changes, Nothing Changes”, this virtual Making Change presentation will spark conversations and discussions around diversity and inclusion. By sharing their lived experiences as Black women, Making Change presenters bring a conversation about how making change is a lifelong journey. Meant to move the conversation forward and being mindful of the sensitive nature of the discussion, they share perspectives and suggestions on becoming an ally and doing self-work around anti-Black racism.
The presentation includes:
- A local overview of the BLM movement vs a moment
- Presenters’ lived experiences as Black women
- Insights into the creation of Making Change, their goals, and the community work they do
- Introducing some aspects of Black culture
- How individuals can become allies, and do self-work around anti-Black racism
- Audience Q&A
About Making Change:
Making Change is a start-up not-for-profit organization of community volunteers, led by a community of Black women. Making Change’s goal is to spark broad community interest and foster conversations around inclusion and diversity. We are building community inclusion and togetherness through activities, allyship, participation and discussion. Visit makingchangesc.com for more information.