Event Details


Cultural Community Action & Engagement in the Nonprofit Space

Tuesday, December 12, 01:00 PM - Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 03:00 PM
Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Fee: $45 for MCN members / $65 for nonmembers

In this session, you will learn approaches to building more outreach and advocacy strategies for your nonprofit. You'll identify and discuss the systems and structures that are currently in place in your organization and how to make changes.

Key learning topics:

  • The importance of understanding the roles of board members, staff, volunteers, funders, and donors
  • How to build a culture of advocacy within an organization that is aligned with its mission
  • How to create an environment where people can be their best selves—and how that benefits everyone

Event Details

This virtual event will take place on the Zoom platform. Your access link will be emailed to you the day before the event after 12 p.m.

This session will be recorded. The recording will be made available to registrants for 14 days after the live event.

Captioning is provided automatically through Zoom. For information on requesting CART, ASL, or another accommodation, please visit our Registration Policies page.

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Speaker Information

Jebeh EdmundsJebeh Edmunds is the founder and CEO of Jebeh Cultural Consulting LLC. She is an eighteen-year veteran educator and completed her classroom teaching career with the Duluth Public School District where she also served as Director of the African American Cultural Center for eight years. Jebeh has given numerous local and regional presentations on diversity, African and African American heritage, and cultural competency and is well-versed in training effective strategies in Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging in for-profit and nonprofit organizations. She has a bachelor's degree in Communication from the University of Minnesota Duluth and a Postbaccalaureate teaching certificate and Master of Science in Teaching from the College of St. Scholastica. Jebeh is a proud first-generation Liberian American immigrant who came to the United States in 1982 on a minor J-2 visa status with her parents who were escaping the conflict in Liberia by enrolling in graduate programs in the U.S. Her journey to citizenship took nearly 30 years; her journey in educating others is a lifelong passion.

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