Race Relations Opportunities

Meeting Structure & How to Get Involved

Quarterly Meetings: Effective May 2021, the entire Race Task Force membership will meet together quarterly. 

            *Thursday, May 13 at 6:00 p.m. - Zoom Meeting

            *Sunday, August 8 at 1:00 p.m. - Hoping for in-person

            *Sunday, October 31 at 1:00 p.m. - Hoping for in-person

Sub-Committees & Initiative Groups: There are many activities to get involved in.  Some are a single event or short-term while others are more intensive.  There is something for everyone!

  • Sub-Committees and Initiative Groups will set their own meeting schedules.

  • Meeting dates will be published in email and on the church website, or contact the Sub-Committee Chair or Jenn Selby (jennifer_selby@ymail.com) for meeting info.

  • Sub-Committees:

           *Education and Resources (Chair Debbie Collins, Co-Chair Karen Wenker) - collecting resources to be                 used by groups across the church

           *Church & Local History (Chair Mike Drinkard, Co-Chair Stephen Bullock) - currently putting together                 church history updates

           *Media Studies (Chair Beffie Cook, Co-Chair Barrie Kirby) – just hosted two Lenten book studies;                         currently reviewing next activity, perhaps a movie study?

           *Faith-Based Training, Racial Equity Institute Training, Guest Speakers, Youth-Centered Activities are all                 forthcoming – if you want to help please contact Jenn Selby (jennifer_selby@ymail.com)

           *Additional Ideas?  We want to hear them!  Please contact Jenn Selby (jennifer_selby@ymail.com)

 

Videos, articles, and other resources listed on the church website under the Race Task Force tab. 

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