Inclusion Strategies for Allies & Champions
March 6th 5:30-7:30pm
The success of women of color at work, is only possible with the support of allies, advocates, and champions. White women and men across all sectors have a huge influence in shaping policies, practices, and culture, and have a responsibility to be accountable for racial privilege and its impact. Power with not power over requires us to know our power, to be powerful and to use our gatekeeping status for liberation.
Be prepared to experience tension in a safe space as we surface issues at the intersection of power, privilege, and race, and how they create workplace culture that makes it difficult for women of career to ascend in their career. This workshop offers an opportunity explore best practices solutions and learn from a community of peers, guided by a local D&I leaders - Fleur Larsen.
You will begin with establishing a shared fluency of key terms such as power, privilege, sexisum and patriarchy.
The session will focus on the following:
- Strengthening your understanding of racial equity
- Being powerful and using your status for the advancement of underestimated groups
- Ground your personal power and share power gracefully to create inclusion
- Being empowered to take action that align with your values
*Light snacks and beverages will be provided.
Future for Us programming is for all women of color, and we do not want to discourage attendance due to an event fee. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need financial support to attend this event.
Future for Us
Future for Us envisions a future of work where Women of Color lead at the highest levels of corporate, government, and social sector organizations. The mission is to accelerate the advancement of Women of Color through community, culture and career development. Follow the community on social and subscribe to the newsletter at www.futureforus.co.
Fleur Larsen Facilitation
Fleur Larsen started facilitating 20 years ago on challenge course programs with youth and adults. Her style is based on sharp analysis, flexible thinking, joy, and purposeful results. Her work is relationship-based with connection, collaboration, and community as integral elements to reach goals. Currently, she works with several corporate and nonprofit groups facilitating retreats, trainings and workshops in addition to one on one coaching.
The Collective - Venue Sponsor
The Collective is a vibrant, members-only community in the heart of South Lake Union that merges dynamic space, active members, diverse programming and food & beverage offerings. The Collective basecamp is merely bricks + mortar, whereas the community it houses is so much larger and more significant. The Collective is a dynamic group of thinkers, artists, creators and doers.