Race: The Power of an Illusion

July 23, 2018
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RACIAL EQUITY AWARENESS LEARNING EXCHANGES
*       Jesus calls us to love God and love neighbor.
*       Racial justice is an ongoing focus of United Methodist Women mission work.
*       We are called to live out the Charter for Racial Justice in our communities.
*       Racial disproportionality and disparity occur in Iowa.
 
RACE: The POWER of an ILLUSION (RPI) is a one-day guided educational experience that brings people from various backgrounds together to begin “courageous conversations” as they explore intersections of race, equity, and child welfare guided by trained facilitators using a variety of resources.
 
Learning Exchange is FREE!  Pre-Registration is required and limited to the first 35   

Contact Kathi Mitchell @ 
kathimitchell1954@gmail.com or text anytime or call before 7:30 a.m. or after 3:30 p.m. at 563-419-6795 for more information.

WHO - Faith community pastors, staff & members; foster parents, child advocates & professionals; interested community members. (0.5 UMC CEUs, SW CEUs, & foster parent credit hours available.)
 
* Monday, August 13 – Adel United Methodist Church
* Tuesday, October 9 – Corydon United Methodist Church
* Tuesday, October 16 – New Hampton United Methodist Church
* Monday, October 29 – Storm Lake United Methodist Church

8:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
 
Lunch provided by each church’s UMW unit - Donations appreciated!
 
SPONSORED BY: Iowa Conference United Methodist Women in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Human Services