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June Breakfast- Moving Past Palatable Diversity

June 28, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 pm


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If you need information about attending this event please contact Jeff Tingley, jtingley@humanserviceforum.org

Join HSF for breakfast as Tanisha Arena, Director of Arise for Social Justice, takes us past palatable diversity into real change. Are you adding diversity for the perception of inclusion or are you prepared to let diversity change your organization? 

Networking, thought provoking presentation, and great food on June 28th. 

About Breakfast Speaker:

Tanisha Arena is a Black woman in community leadership as the executive director of ARISE for Social Justice, occupying the world’s messiest intersection, the space where race, gender, culture, identity, politics, and the law all collide. She is a commissioner on the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women, advocating for the needs of women and girls across the Commonwealth. She has a passion for social justice, authentic leadership, and speaking truth to power. She is the host of the award-winning podcast, Unapologetic, bringing the hard truths of our social issues to the forefront, connecting past to the present as well as a consultant/trainer for Growing A New Heart and The Sojourner Truth School, all focused on teaching new ways to build connection, facilitate learning, and drive social change. She is a published author, public speaker, and freelance writer, but her best role is being Gram to Penelope and Jaalan, Jr.

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June 28, 2023
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mount Holyoke College Willits-Hallowell Center
50 College Street
South Hadley, MA United States
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