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New Tropic | Uncover how bias plays a role within our criminal justice system today

Monday, July 13, 2020

Don’t forget their names: George Floyd. Breonna Taylor. They died at the hands of police, reminding our country of just one of the many instances where extreme bias and systemic racism was present throughout our criminal justice system. Join YWCA South Florida’s 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge and dive into intriguing content around criminal justice reform,… Continue Reading New Tropic | Uncover how bias plays a role within our criminal justice system today

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New Tropic | Learn About Racial Inequity in our Educational Systems Today

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Think about this – what are our schools really teaching us? Did you know that more than 65 years ago the landmark ruling in the Brown vs. Board of Education Supreme Court case declared racial segregation unconstitutional, yet today we see our schools just as segregated, if not more, than in 1954? In week two… Continue Reading New Tropic | Learn About Racial Inequity in our Educational Systems Today

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Town Planner | YWCA South Florida Launches 21-Day Racial Equity And Social Justice Challenge

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

YWCA South Florida is launching a 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge to engage the community on issues of race, power, privilege and leadership. The challenge will dive deeply into racial equity and social justice matters through daily emails that invite participants to read an article, listen to a podcast or reflect on a… Continue Reading Town Planner | YWCA South Florida Launches 21-Day Racial Equity And Social Justice Challenge

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Miami Herald | As summer program remains shut, Grove Rotary donates 40 bikes to help kids exercise

Sunday, June 28, 2020

The newly renamed YWCA South Florida hopes to engage the community June 29 through July 27 in its “21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge” that invites participants to read an article, listen to a podcast, or reflect on a personal experience. The challenge aligns with YWCA’s mission to eliminate racism and empower women, and… Continue Reading Miami Herald | As summer program remains shut, Grove Rotary donates 40 bikes to help kids exercise

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YWCA GREATER MIAMI-DADE LAUNCHES 21-DAY RACIAL EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE CHALLENGE TO SPARK CONVERSATION AND ENCOURAGE ACTION

Monday, June 22, 2020

Challenge Coincides with Agency’s 100th Year, Expansion of Services to Broward County  and Name Change to YWCA South Florida MIAMI (June 22, 2020) – YWCA of Greater Miami-Dade today announced a 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge to engage the community on issues of race, power, privilege and leadership. Scheduled to run June 29 – July 27, the… Continue Reading YWCA GREATER MIAMI-DADE LAUNCHES 21-DAY RACIAL EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE CHALLENGE TO SPARK CONVERSATION AND ENCOURAGE ACTION