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Introduction to Systemic Racism Workshop                          Monday, September 16, 2019

Introduction to Systemic Racism workshops introduce participants to the idea that racism is a systemic, institutional problem of power and creates the rationale for a structural intervention to dismantle it. This introductory workshop demonstrates that productive conversations about race are possible and that there is an effective methodology for facilitating them. The workshop serves as a starting point for an individual or organizational journey toward becoming an anti-racist, multicultural organization. Registration is open.

Racial Identity Caucus September 19, 2019

The racial identity caucus is a tool used to collectively grow our anti-racist, anti-oppressive, multicultural identities. The goal of the caucus is to identify and move beyond the ways we' have been racially socialized into roles of presumed superiority and inferiority, and claim and celebrate anti-racist, re-humanizing ways of being together in community.

To participate in the caucus, you MUST have attended a Chicago ROAR 2.5 day Understanding and Analyzing Systemic Racism workshop. Registration is open.

Understanding & Analyzing Systemic Racism (2.5 days)                                               Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - Friday, October 4, 2019

Offered in partnership with Chicago Regional Organizing for Antiracism (CROAR), this workshop provides an opportunity for the participants to explore an introductory analysis of systemic racism and to begin to discern how this analysis shapes their lived experiences and work in the arts. Participants will also examine basic strategies for dismantling racism within their organization. Registration is open.

Enrich Chicago Cohort Capacity Building                                    November 8, 2019

Quarterly capacity building and accountability workshop for Enrich Chicago member organizations.

Racial Identity Caucus November 12, 2019

The racial identity caucus is a tool used to collectively grow our anti-racist, anti-oppressive, multicultural identities. The goal of the caucus is to identify and move beyond the ways we' have been racially socialized into roles of presumed superiority and inferiority, and claim and celebrate anti-racist, re-humanizing ways of being together in community.

To participate in the caucus, you MUST have attended a Chicago ROAR 2.5 day Understanding and Analyzing Systemic Racism workshop. 

Ask an {Aspiring} Anti-Racist                                                       December 8, 2019

Working toward racial equity means that we are constantly committing and recommitting to the anti-racist struggle to create a more just way of being. Join Enrich Chicago in a virtual Q&A session about strategies for continuing your individual and/or organizational journeys to becoming anti-racist. Open to Enrich Chicago cohort organizations and past anti-racism workshop participants.

Enrich Chicago Cohort Capacity Building                                    January 10, 2020

Quarterly capacity building and accountability workshop for Enrich Chicago member organizations.

Racial Identity Caucus January 23, 2020

The racial identity caucus is a tool used to collectively grow our anti-racist, anti-oppressive, multicultural identities. The goal of the caucus is to identify and move beyond the ways we' have been racially socialized into roles of presumed superiority and inferiority, and claim and celebrate anti-racist, re-humanizing ways of being together in community.

To participate in the caucus, you MUST have attended a Chicago ROAR 2.5 day Understanding and Analyzing Systemic Racism workshop. 

Understanding & Analyzing Systemic Racism (2.5 days)                                               Wednesday, February 5 - Friday, February 7, 2020

Offered in partnership with Chicago Regional Organizing for Antiracism (CROAR), this workshop provides an opportunity for the participants to explore an introductory analysis of systemic racism and to begin to discern how this analysis shapes their lived experiences and work in the arts. Participants will also examine basic strategies for dismantling racism within their organization.

Ask an {Aspiring} Anti-Racist                                                       February 27, 2020

Working toward racial equity means that we are constantly committing and recommitting to the anti-racist struggle to create a more just way of being. Join Enrich Chicago in a virtual Q&A session about strategies for continuing your individual and/or organizational journeys to becoming anti-racist. Open to Enrich Chicago cohort organizations and past anti-racism workshop participants.

Racial Identity Caucus March 17, 2020

The racial identity caucus is a tool used to collectively grow our anti-racist, anti-oppressive, multicultural identities. The goal of the caucus is to identify and move beyond the ways we' have been racially socialized into roles of presumed superiority and inferiority, and claim and celebrate anti-racist, re-humanizing ways of being together in community.

To participate in the caucus, you MUST have attended a Chicago ROAR 2.5 day Understanding and Analyzing Systemic Racism workshop.

Introduction to Systemic Racism Workshop             April 17, 2020    

Introduction to Systemic Racism workshops introduce participants to the idea that racism is a systemic, institutional problem of power and creates the rationale for a structural intervention to dismantle it. This introductory workshop demonstrates that productive conversations about race are possible and that there is an effective methodology for facilitating them. The workshop serves as a starting point for an individual or organizational journey toward becoming an anti-racist, multicultural organization.

Understanding & Analyzing Systemic Racism (2.5 days)                                               Wednesday, May 13 - Friday, May 15, 2020

Offered in partnership with Chicago Regional Organizing for Antiracism (CROAR), this workshop provides an opportunity for the participants to explore an introductory analysis of systemic racism and to begin to discern how this analysis shapes their lived experiences and work in the arts. Participants will also examine basic strategies for dismantling racism within their organization.

 

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