YWCA Southeast Wisconsin
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Unlearning Racism: Tools for Action

 

Join us for an opportunity to learn about the history and impact
of racism and what you can do about it.


Facilitated dialogue, activities, documentaries, and listening pairs will move you
forward in addressing racism where and when you can.

 “What a different community we could have if this was part of every school's curriculum. It's an
excellent program that I have been recommending to everyone.”
Anonymous survey response from a former participant

Dates:

(Wednesdays, 1:00 – 5:00 pm)
September 20
October 4 & 18
November 1, 15, 29

 

The Impact of Racism
Examine the biology and genetics of race

The Roots of Racism
Understand the history and social construction of racism

Racial Disparities: What Can We Do?
Discuss institutional racism

Whiteness
Uncover white privilege

Your Role in Addressing Racism
Realize the power of one person to make changes to end racism and white privilege 

Taking Action
Mobilize resources around issues of ending racism in one's personal life and workplace


Check out our complete list of Racial Justice Initiatives

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Contact: Martha Barry
414-267-3204
mbarry@ywcasew.org

 Aurora Family Service's staff discuss their experience with Unlearning Racism: Tools for Action