From the Inside Out: Sustaining the Path to Racial Equity 10am-11:30am
Racial Equity is a term we are hearing more often and in more settings. But what does it look like in practice? Join us for this candid conversation as several Detroit organizations share what they are doing to create and sustain racial equity in the communities they work with. Learn tools and best practices that you can apply to your own work.
Rest & Liberation: A Community Dialogue 2pm-3:30pm
Join the Transforming Solidarity Collective – Community Development Advocates of Detroit (CDAD), Co.act Detroit, Michigan Community Resources (MCR), Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) and Nonprofit Enterprise at Work (NEW) in a dialogue where we collectively explore and reimagine what it looks like to prioritize rest and liberation for black and brown nonprofit professionals. The intent of the conversation will be to discuss access or lack of access to opportunities for rest and recalibration, your experiences with traditional and nontraditional sabbatical programs, as well as the cultural norms in your organizations around taking time for yourself. All are welcome to participate.
Housing & CD Funding & Financing: Fed, State & Local Sources 3pm-4:30pm
Join Mike Polsinelli from the HUD Detroit Office & Mark Kudlowitz, LISC for a discussion about funding for affordable housing & community development in Detroit.
Introducing…Detroit’s new Planning Director! 5:30pm-7pm
Meet Antoine Bryant, Detroit’s new Planning Director. Hear about his vision for the department and ask questions. Priority registration for CDAD members until September 3rd.