Jubilee Anti-Racism Workshop, January 17-19, 2020, Washington DC
Jubilee Anti-Racism Workshop DC 120
2020-01-17 18:00:00
2020-01-19 17:00:00
Friday, January 17, 2020 - 6:00 pm EST to Sunday, January 19, 2020 - 5:00 pm EST

Type of event: Training

Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA, All Souls Church Unitarian, Washington, DC

Do you wish to nurture your congregation’s multicultural future in the face of opposing cultural currents? Do you wish to deepen your understanding of how race and ethnicity play out in our institutions and our daily lives.

Jubilee Anti-Racism Training helps participants understand what is involved in nurturing a multicultural community and working against racism in all of its forms. The workshop requires a weekend commitment; and it is worth every minute of that commitment.

WHEN: Friday, January 17th (6:00pm to 10:00pm); Saturday, January 18th (9:00am to 9:00pm); Sunday, January 19th (8:30 to 5:00pm)

FEE: $160 per participant (includes cost for trainers, meals and materials). Contributions in support of this work are welcome.

Childcare will be considered on an as needed basis, please contact Tom Loke at yloke [at] cnmc [dot] org if you need childcare.

Enrollment is limited to 40 participants, so sign up today! Registration deadline is January 14, 2020.

Register Now.

This 2 ½ day workshop is open to members of any Unitarian Universalist congregation. Church leaders are especially encouraged to attend.

Goals:

  • To develop a shared analysis of racism and its individual, institutional, and cultural manifestations
  • To begin to apply this common understanding to the history, culture, and institutional structure of our congregation, and to envision next steps

The training includes presentations, discussions, videos, exercises, small group work, worship services, and shared meals.

Agenda Topics Include:

  • The history of racism and resistance to racism in the Americas
  • Defining racism
  • The effects of racism on people of color and on white people
  • Dismantling racism
  • Claiming and shaping an anti-racist identity
  • Racism in the UUA

Continuing education units are available for teachers and social workers.

Register Now.
Registration deadline is January 14, 2020.

Address

1500 Harvard St NW
Washington
DC
20009
US
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All Souls Unitarian Church
1500 Harvard St NW
Washington, DC 20009
United States
All Souls Unitarian Church1500 Harvard St NW, Washington, DC 20009, United States

For more information contact cer@uua.org.

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