The GARE Annual Membership Meeting is an opportunity for all GARE Members to convene over the course of 2-3 days to network, share best practices, participate in exchanges, and harness the power and energy of the broader GARE community. The next Annual Member Meeting will be hosted in 2019 by a GARE Member jurisdiction (TBC). To learn more about the 2018 Annual Meeting, please click here. If you are interested in joining the 2019 Planning Committee, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
$50 - $95
Friday, Dec 1, 2017
8:30 am – 4:30 pm EST
National League of Cities | 660 North Capitol, NW | Ground Floor Conference Room | Washington, DC 20001
The Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) is happy to announce a day-long workshop, “Advancing Racial Equity: The Role of Government,” in DC on December 1st. This workshop that will introduce the growing field of practice within local and regional government to advance racial equity in local government. The goals of the workshop are to:
This will be an exciting opportunity to learn more about the growing movement to create an effective and inclusive democracy that advances racial equity. Whether you are an elected or appointed leader in government, or a manager or staff person working in government, or an institutional or community partner who believes in the power of a public sector for the public good, a public sector that advances racial equity, this is the workshop for you.
GARE’s focus is on normalizing conversations about race, operationalizing new behaviors and policies, and organizing to achieve racial equity. We are seeing more and more jurisdictions that are making a commitment to achieving racial equity, focusing on the power and influence of their own institutions, and working in partnership across sectors and with the community to maximize impact. We are organizing in government with the belief that the transformation of government is essential for us to advance racial equity and is critical to our success as a nation.
Workshop leaders are:
The workshop will also feature:
Registration is $95 ($50 for GARE members). Click here to register today!
Thank you to the co-sponsors of our workshop:
The Government Alliance on Race and Equity is a joint project of the RaceForward and the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society. For questions about the workshop, please contact Shawna Davie, GARE’s project manager in the East at email@example.com.