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The YWCA supports policies that contribute to the elimination of racism. This includes but is not limited to policies that eliminate racial profiling, increase immigrant rights, retain and strengthen affirmative action, reduce hate crimes and result in increased education on racism and its elimination.

 

 

 

 

 

 Week of Commitment for Racial Justice 
April 6-10, 2015

 

Tuesday, April 7, TBA 
Kick-off and Social Media Campaign 
Location: YWCA of Central Virginia, 626 Church St

 

Tuesday, April 7, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Racial Justice 101 Workshop
Location: YWCA of Central Virginia, 626 Church St
Register by calling (434)847-7751 or emailing lthornhillywca@gmail.com

 

Thursday, April 9, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
City of Lynchburg Workforce Multi-Cultural Fair(partner event)
Location: Miller Center, 2100 Park Ave

 

Thursday, April 9, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Intro to Implicit Bias Webinar
*All participants must pre-register for the webinar

 

Friday, April 10, Noon
Day of Commitment and Side-by-Side Walk
*Lunch will be provided
Speakers: Joan Foster and Treney Tweedy 
Location: YWCA, 626 Church St

 

 

 

 

 

 
YWCA Central Virginia • 626 Church Street • Lynchburg, VA 24504
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