Thank you so much for your responses to the Racial Understanding Survey. In response to your feedback Grace will be putting forward the following initiatives and programs over the coming months:
CLASS – Be the Bridge 101: Foundational Principles Every White Bridge-Builder Needs to Understand – Mondays July 6, 13, 20 & 27, 7:30pm. Led by Gabrielle Rife & Bonnie Deroski
Register Here: https://forms.gle/n4Zn7bgh3zLwwwXq8
Speaking of …: a weekly YouTube series of short videos with definitions of some key terms by various voices from the Grace community – the initial videos will include Black Lives Matter, Racism, Implicit Bias, Prejudice and White Privilege.
Dear America: A video montage of voices from the Grace youth.
Book Club – discussion of a book relating to racial issues. Led by Larissa Jay & J’ney Uplinger
SharingStories – Listening/sharing sessions around an open-ended question related to race, ethnicity and personal experiences. Led by Vincent Rife and Will Crank
Be the Bridge Group: The Bridge to Racial Unity – fall 2020. Led by Craig & J’ney Uplinger