The Government Alliance on Race and Equity, in partnership with The Wisconsin Racial Equity Alliance, is convening on March 7 in Appleton, WI. This event is designed to: Increase understanding of and commitment to racial equity and the role that government can play in advancing it, share local and national racial equity effective practices, and further cross-jurisdictional, cross-community, and cross-sector partnerships.
This event is an opportunity to learn more about the growing movement to create an effective and inclusive democracy that advances racial equity.
WHEN: Friday, April 13, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT WHERE: LinkedIn - New York Office, Empire State Building, 350 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10118 COST: Free A recent spate of articles report that no matter their background, Black folks are faced with seemingly insurmountable odds in pursuit of equitable opportunities leading to economic freedom. Powerful partnerships are needed to close an array of opportunity gaps that created these unjust outcomes. You are invited to celebrate the beginning of the…Find out more >
Join GARE and Grounded Solutions for an Inclusive Growth Toolkit Webinar! WHEN: Tuesday 24 April 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM EST REGISTER HERE How can communities best advance racial equity through housing policies? Grounded Solutions Network’s inclusive growth toolkit helps communities understand housing policies available to promote economic and racial equity and the approaches that work best for their local context. Hear how leaders in the field have implemented housing policies, including policies from the inclusive growth toolkit, which…Find out more >
Join the San Francisco Human Rights Commission (HRC) as we welcome Dr. Cornel West, one of our most provocative contemporary American intellectuals, for the 25th anniversary of his seminal book, Race Matters. Purchasing tiers are as follows: Pre-Reception 5:30pm - Free (San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch, 100 Larkin St) Race Matters - 25 Years Later, 7pm - The Nourse Theater, 275 Hayes Street ($10) Post-Event Reception - Receive a copy of Dr. West's book, Race Matters ($25) Published in 1994, Race…Find out more >
This Web Forum is recommended for state and local government employees in California and throughout the nation, racial equity practitioners and advocates, members of the Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) network, and state employees interested in the Government Alliance on Race and Equity network.Find out more >
This webinar, presented by the Race Forward Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE), presents an overview of concepts and approaches libraries are using to reduce racial barriers in their work.Find out more >
Please join the GARE Network as we host a special webinar featuring speakers from our five Racial Equity Here cities: Grand Rapids, Philadelphia, Louisville, Austin, and Albuquerque. Our panel will describe how they deployed difference forms of power to advance racial equity and build a more just and inclusive democracy. To achieve a truly inclusive democracy, government must proactively tackle institutional and structural racism. Racial inequities currently exist across all indicators for success, including education, criminal justice, jobs, housing, public…Find out more >
Date and Time: Tue, October 30, 2018, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM CDT Location: Redwood Falls Community Center, 901 East Cook Street, Redwood Falls, MN 56283 Event Description: The League of Minnesota Cities and the Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) are looking to work with a group of smaller cities and counties interested in helping develop and pilot a race equity program. We are holding an initial convening of potentially interested jurisdictions on Tuesday, October 30 at the Redwood Falls Community Center. Please be…Find out more >
The GARE Pre-Conference Agenda is now available! We’re excited to announce that GARE Pre-Conference registration is now open for the 2018 Facing Race Conference in Detroit, Michigan! The GARE Pre-Conference will take place on Thursday, November 8th from 8:30am to 5:00pm. The goals of the GARE Pre-Conference are to: Increase understanding of and commitment to racial equity and the role that government can play in advancing equity. Share local and national racial equity effective practices. Demonstrate the critical role that arts…Find out more >
The Allegheny County Health Department’s Maternal & Child Health Program, in collaboration with the Allegheny County Infant Mortality Collaborative, invites attendees to participate in a one-day think-tank platform around infant mortality. The All-for-One Summit is an inaugural event to engage citizens and providers in transforming our response to reducing racial disparities. We selected a diverse set of talented speakers that will frame the discussion and bring their own perspectives and expertise. Participants can expect to learn, share, and connect with others…Find out more >