NCDD Member Jamila Mindingall and the South Fulton Community Mediation Center in Georgia are putting on an in-person and virtual conversations this week for the National Day of Racial Healing. They are having a great participation response, but it means they need more volunteer facilitators to help out!
TONIGHT: If you are interested, please register for the 60-minute facilitators roles and responsibilities pre-event meeting on this evening, Monday, January 16, 2023, at 6 pm (Eastern). This pre-event meeting will be to discuss the event, process, and any questions. Sign up to register for this event on the page linked here. Flyers for the facilitators' pre-event meeting and the conversation events are below. If you have questions, please send a message to Jamila at firstname.lastname@example.org.
These events are part of the larger, national week of events to honor the National Day of Racial Healing - learn more below and at: www.healourcommunities.org.
ABOUT THE NATIONAL DAY OF RACIAL HEALING
The National Day of Racial Healing is a time to contemplate our shared values and create the blueprint together for #HowWeHeal from the effects of racism. Launched on Jan. 17, 2017, it is an opportunity to bring ALL people together in their common humanity and inspire collective action to create a more just and equitable world.
This annual observance is hosted by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) and was created with and builds on the work and learnings of the Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) community partners. Fundamental to this day is a clear understanding that racial healing is at the core of racial equity. This day is observed every year on the Tuesday following Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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