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Anti-Racism Training

February 1, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - February 3, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until February 3, 2018

The Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey and the Anti-Racism Commission invite you to Participate in a 2.5-day workshop retreat designed to improve our understanding of the sin of racism in our systems, communities, church, and country. Learn from a multi-racial team of expert trainers from The Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond (PISAB) and from the experiences of the Anti-Racism Commission and of people of color from our own diocese, and Share this rare yet essential opportunity to talk about race and racism "Undoing Racism"® and Anti-Racism Organizing Feb 1 - 3, 2018 Thurs PM, Fri and Sat and follow-up debriefing Feb 17 Participants must attend the full 2 ½ days to receive certificate of completion.  The workshop is a residential retreat.  It begins Thursday with group dinner at 6:00 PM followed by training until 9 PM.  Friday and Saturday instruction begins after breakfast (provided) at 8:30 AM.  The workshop ends on Saturday at approximately 4 PM. Training location is provided by parish leaders at   Holy Trinity Church, 839 Haddon Avenue,   Collingswood, NJ  08108   Hotel lodging has been secured at   Days Inn and Suites, 525 Route 38 East,   Cherry Hill, NJ  08002   (856) 663-0100 Double occupancy hotel rooms shared with one other person are provided by the diocesan budget for the Anti-Racism Commission.  Participants may choose to commute. Please register by January 17 (commuters by January 24). https://tinyurl.com/ycncy5oq or contact Mary Anne Clisham 609-394-5281, x10,  mclisham@dioceseofnj.org Participants pay a $50 nonrefundable registration fee to reserve a place and offset tuition, meals, and workshop costs.  Scholarships are available. Non-members of the diocese pay $450. Spanish/English interpretation is available upon request. If you have questions, please contact Wendy Blackman 908-242-5920, vickibaj12@aol.com

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