GARE transforms the everyday mechanics of local and regional governments—so that all families and communities live long, healthy, joyful lives, no matter their race, class, or zip code. 

Discover More

Large group of people posed on grass and smiling


Governing for Racial Justice: The GARE Southern Regional Meeting

Dallas, TX, May 14-16, 2024

The GARE Southern Regional Meeting calls together racial equity practitioners in government, public stewards, and strategic partners from across the South. It is open to GARE members and non-members from jurisdictions in: 

Alabama • Arkansas • Georgia • Kentucky • Florida • Louisiana • Mississippi • New Mexico • North Carolina • Oklahoma • South Carolina • Tennessee • Texas

Register by May 13, 2024


Promotional image for meeting with smiling pairs of people.

Governing for Racial Justice: The GARE 2024 Membership Meeting. Two people smiling and looking toward camera in a green, drawn, cityscape.


Governing for Racial Justice, the 2024 Membership Meeting

Join us for this three-day gathering of the full GARE membership that will bring together racial equity practitioners and government officials to explore the challenges and opportunities for advancing racial equity towards a just multi-racial democracy.

St. Louis, MO November 20-22, 2024



A Primer on New Southern Strategies

A new resource co-produced by racial equity practitioners who participated in the 2023 inaugural GARE Innovation Community.

Coming Soon!

Group meeting

Featured Resources

Explore the Member Jurisdiction Map

GARE is network of over 400 member jurisdictions in local, regional and state level government. Check out where the GARE network is currently active.

Learn More