Together, we’re working toward a racially just recovery where all people have homes, students graduate and families are financially stable. We’re listening and learning from people with lived experiences—and we want to share these opportunities and events with you!
Most Recent Event
Advancing Racial Equity: A Conversation with Clint Smith
January 19, 2022
We welcomed New York Times best selling writer, educator, and poet, Clint Smith to our (virtual) community for a conversation about racial equity and his book How the Word is Passed.
Past and Future Events Featuring
The Advancing Racial Equity series creates an opportunity for the community to listen to and learn from BIPOC leaders and experts and engage in the work alongside us.
As United Way continues on this racial equity journey, we acknowledge that there is still more work to be done. We won’t see a community where everybody thrives until we have a racially just community. Join us on this journey and at our next event.
The Black Community Building Collective Panel
Black leaders know their communities best. Hear from three members of the Collective in this panel discussion: Sean Goode of Choose180, Regina Elmi of Supporting Parnerships in Education and Beyond and Marshaun Barber of Reclaiming our Greatness. Read more about this event.
A Conversation with Nicole Lynn Lewis
Hear from author Nicole Lynn Lewis about her own experiences and the importance of college completion. Read more about this event.
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