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      April Lunch & Learn: The Race Tool Kit in Medford

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      April 5, 2019

      Friday  11:30 AM

      140 South Holly Street
      Medford, Oregon 97501

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      April Lunch & Learn: The Race Tool Kit

      Please join SO Health-E for April's Lunch & Learn: The Race Tool Kit Presented by Alma Rosa Alvarez, PhD., and Candace Younghans with the Racial Equity Coalition (REC) This presentation is an overview of the REC's Race Tool Kit. The Racial Equity Coalition (REC) understands how difficult it is to have honest conversations about race. The Race Tool Kit Project was created to offer folks an opportunity to host race conversations with neighbors and friends.  The Race Tool Kit consists of the following: discussion videos activity prompts experiential activities   Lunch will be catered, and there is plenty of free parking in the garage.  We look forward to seeing you there! Presenter: Alma Rosa Alvarez is interested in building a more just society through dialogue and compassion. She has experience facilitating race conversations and has advocated for families experiencing bias in school settings. About the Racial Equity Coalition: The REC, a grassroots, all-volunteer organization, provides a safe space for people of color and white allies to share stories, a mobilizing unit for community support and advocacy, and a task force supporting a campaign for a more Inclusive Rogue Valley. In addition, the REC strives to collaborate with other social justice work happening around us. The REC offers support in the form of volunteer advocacy to individuals and organizations dealing with racial bias in the following areas: Education   Workplace Local Business Class Complaints (healthcare, social services) In addition, the REC assists with Diversity Strategies Compassionate Listening Liaison Work Spanish Translation

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