Faith CoLab: Tapestry of Faith: Building the World We Dream About for Young Adults: An Anti-racist Multicultural Program

Leader Resource 4: Program Goals

This program will:

  • Provide participants with a better understanding of people who are different from them
  • Deepen participants’ ability to communicate openly and clearly with those in their circle of friends and acquaintances
  • Present the idea that racism is a social construct which can be deconstructed
  • Explore Whiteness and how it is viewed by people of different racial and ethnic identities
  • Offer an opportunity to name, heal, and reconcile past and current racial wounds
  • Identify ways to build multiracial/multicultural communities of love and justice
  • Present Unitarian Universalist theology, tradition, and Principles as a basis for antiracism, antioppression, and multicultural work.