Uprooting White Supremacy in Organizations
Monday, May 3
Facilitated by: Anti-Oppression Resource And Training Alliance [AORTA]
Audience: Key volunteers, staff and/or Board members at organizations & foundations in the Greater Philadelphia region
Hosted by: Samuel S. Fels Fund
Join us for this online workshop where we will ground participants in an easy-to-use tool to better understand what white supremacy culture is, share specific examples and the most common missteps of how it arises in our organizations, and explore strategies, visions, and policies for how we can disrupt it. Plan to learn and deepen your analysis in practical ways and leave with tools, stories, and visions for bringing liberation and racial justice into the center.
Goals of Training
• To build a shared understanding of white supremacy culture and how it functions on interpersonal, institutional, and cultural levels;
• To highlight the systemic nature of racism and white supremacy;
• To share tools for identifying, talking about, and challenging the racism that arises even within our organizations working to do good;
• To name and map some of the specific ways that racism and white supremacy culture show up in our organizations, and begin to brainstorm strategies for challenging it.
Note: This session will only be offered in English and is FREE and capped at 300 participants. Email confirmation will be sent after you register.