Charity Chat Podcast – Difficult Conversations part 1

Posted on: September 30, 2021

This episode is part one of three in the Difficult Conversations series. The series will explore creating safe spaces for conversations around D&I, how to be an ally and get your team on board, and being ok with getting things wrong and making genuine changes.

In this episode, we’re joined by Jon Cornejo, anti-racism consultant with JMB Consulting and campaign organiser with Charity So White and Lily Lewis, Founder and CEO of The Pocressi Initiative and workshop facilitator for Let’s Talk About Race.

This episode explores the current climate, the importance of anti-racism work and the need to start having difficult conversations about race and other protected characteristics which are often on the fringe and marginalised. The episode will also focus on how we need to and can ensure minorities and oppressed groups have safe spaces while this work is ongoing for the organisation.

 

Listen to the podcast here. 

Author: Jade Bolton
Posted:
Categories: News

Leave a Reply

Related Posts

Colchester’s Strategic Partnership Announces Borough’s Winter Resilience Campaign

Colchester’s strategic partnership, One Colchester launched its 2021-22 Winter Resilience campaign to help those in need stay safe, warm, well and connected this winter. Thanks to partnership working, funding and community spirit, this project continues to provide advice and support through the One Colchester initiative delivering roadshows in the community and distributing winter packs to
Read more…

Read more...

£1m Arts and Cultural Fund opens for applications

Our new £1 million fund set up to support Essex’s art and culture sector has opened for applications today (Tuesday 4th January). The Essex County Council Arts and Cultural Fund will offer artists and cultural organisations grants from £2,500 to £30,000 to deliver projects. It will support projects across the creative sectors and is open
Read more…

Read more...

Apply for funding to set up a fridge

Co-op is working in partnership with Hubbub to offer funding to local groups for 100 Community Fridges across the UK. Successful groups will receive: £4,000 funding support to set up a fridge membership to Hubbub’s Community Fridge Network Who can apply Community groups that: have not yet set up a Community Fridge are not for profit will set up their fridge in the next 6 months will
Read more…

Read more...