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Collective Healing: Breaking the Cycle of White Supremacy

Friday, May 07, 09:30 AM - Friday, May 07, 2021, 12:00 PM
Friday, May 07, 2021, 09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
VirtualLive/Online
Fee: $115 for MCN members / $165 for nonmembers
During this highly interactive multi-part training, participants will collectively look at how to break the cycle of white supremacy and take practical and sustained action towards equity. Participants will dig deep into how white supremacy shows up in people, organizations, systems, and self. In between sessions, participants will put into practice what they are learning and connect action to personal experience, including their work environment and relationships.

In this series registrants will:
 
  • Identify what white supremacy culture is and how it shows up personally and professionally
  • Reframe harmful narrative around equity
  • Learn about habit change and why it is important in this work
  • Understand your power and influence in a system
  • Cultivate practical action
  • Build community with other nonprofit leaders
  • Get energized to reduce burnout and fatigue on your equity journey

Event Details

The dates and times of the event are: May 7, 14, and 21 from 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. central and June 11 from 12 - 1 p.m. central. The registration price includes all three 2.5-hour sessions plus the 1-hour tune-up to reconvene and check-in with each other about how things are going.

The curriculum and trust building that will take place over the course of the training is designed as a progression. If you are unable to attend one of the sessions live, a recording of the session can be made available.

This event will have AI captions via Zoom’s transcription function. Please note that these captions are automatically generated by the computer software and may not always accurately transcribe what is said. If you need professional captioning, or have another accessibility accommodation, please email MCN’s program assistant with your request at least two weeks prior to the start of the event. Although we will attempt to meet all accessibility requests, late request may not be fulfilled.

Speaker Information

Donte CurtisDonte Curtis is the CEO of Catch Your Dream Consulting where he keynotes, consults, and trains individuals, teams, and organizations nationwide on leadership development and racial equity, and supports them to create practical change. Donte currently serves on the board of directors at Social Enterprise Alliance Twin Cities and Youthprise, where he is a co-chair of the program investment committee. With over 12 years of facilitation and speaking experience, Donte is adept at fostering the collective wisdom in the room and engaging audiences in multiple ways. Probably one of the most energetic people you will ever meet, Donte lives a life that is dedicated to leadership, social justice and liberation.

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