Undoing Racism Workshop, a signature workshop facilitated by the People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond, will take place in Ithaca, NY April 6 – 8th and registration is now open to the public.
The Undoing Racism Workshop is 2 days + an evening; April 6 (5-9pm), 7 (9am – 5pm) and 8 (9am – 5pm). Registrants must be able to commit to attending the entire workshop. Location: announced when registration confirmed.
Cost is $350 per person, $175 for small non-profit organization staff and high school students.These are standard costs for PISB workshops. Register now via this form. Once the form is complete, you will find a link to the payment page. Payment is needed to confirm your spot. The Ithaca Undoing Racism Workshop is being organized and hosted by The Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming, the Multicultural Resource Center, the Youth Farm Project and Tommy Miller, and can only accommodate a limited number of individuals. While there are organizations in Ithaca providing anti-racism education, the objectives of bringing the People’s Institute to Ithaca are to:- Cultivate a shared language around racism, white privilege, equity and diversity within an organization’s staff and board to inform recruitment, hiring and retention- Establish a cohort of local graduates who identify actionable steps towards undoing racism in Ithaca and surrounding areas and commit to post workshop collaboration- Enable local social justice leaders to participate in a workshop with peers, co-workers and community members- Call-in people in decision making positions to understand why race is central to multiple sectors including food, education, policy, social services, foundations and private business- Build our community’s capacity to undo racism and implement anti-racist strategies and policies
More about the Undoing Racism Workshops and the People Institute, can be found on their website, http://www.pisab.org/programs.