Date(s) - 10/27/2020
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Racial Justice Ministry Virtual Forum
Awareness to Activism – Handling Exhaustion, Theirs & Ours
This forum will include a panel of experts for the first hour discussing best practices and challenges for white allies / activists. Each will speak for 20 minutes and then answer your questions. Our speakers are:
- Darren “Freedom” Green, Trenton activist & Outreach Coordinator Trenton Housing Authority (Juneteenth speak 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a2MtJut-3kU
- Carol Watchler, Community Outreach Coordinator for the Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice (Board member bio: scroll down https://www.rustincenter.org/board-of-directors
After the presentations and Q&A we will break into small groups to discuss:
What did you hear that will help tip you from awareness to activism?
What holds you back from moving further along the continuum to activism?
This time there is no advance reading so relax and join us for an exciting learning opportunity. Remember, bring a friend. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the link to join the virtual forum.