Workshops

Undoing Racism™/Community Organizing led by The People's Institute for Survival and Beyond.

Thank you to all the people who attended Undoing Racism/Community Organizing Workshops in 2018--over 200 participants, volunteers, alumni and trainers! Together we are organizing to undo racism and build equitable, just, and strong communities.

We are excited to build on this community momentum and offer more workshops for 2019!

2019 Workshops

February 15-17, Friday-Sunday

THANKS TO ALL WHO PARTICPATED IN THE WORKSHOP, NEARLY 70 PARTICIPANTS, TRAINERS AND VOLUNTEERS!

Friday 1pm-8pm; Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-2pm

Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies

This workshop was especially organized for students and individuals involved in higher education (faculty, administrators, staff, parents). Click here for more detailed information.

 

April 25-27, Thursday-Saturday

Thursday 9am-5pm; Friday 9am-5pm; Saturday 10am-2pm

Beulah Heights First Pentecostal Church

782 Orchard Street, New Haven, CT

This workshop is especially organized for the re-entry community, including individuals involved in or impacted by the criminal justice system.

Click here for more detailed information.

Click here for a flyer.

 

June 26-28, Wednesday-Friday

Marsha P. Johnson Black & Brown Queer Camp

New Haven location to be announced.

Citywide Youth Coalition is organizing this camp experience for individuals ages 14-24. The camp is free and will include the Undoing Racism™/Community Organizing workshop.

More information coming soon.

 

September 12-14, Thursday-Saturday

Thursday 9am-5pm; Friday 9am-5pm; Saturday 10am-2pm

New Haven location to be announced.

More information coming soon.

 

November 8-10, Friday-Sunday

Friday 9am-5pm; Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-2pm

New Haven location to be announced.

More information coming soon.

This workshop is especially organized for youth and adults who work with them.

 

February 8-10, Friday-Sunday

Organized by our friends and partners of UROC-Western Massachusetts.

Springfield, MA

Click here for more information and to apply.

 

COST:

$400 (includes the workshop and all meals)

Full and partial scholarships available; request on application.

Free childcare available; request on application.

Fee payable upon acceptance.

Over 500,000 people in the U.S. have participated in Undoing Racism™/Community Organizing with The People's Institute for Survival and Beyond, including many from New Haven and across Connecticut.  If you have any questions about the workshop, check out the website of The People's Institute.

Questions/More Information

Addys Castillo (addys@cwyc.org or 203-464-7838)

Kyle Pedersen (kyle.pedersen@yale.edu or 203-824-0542)

 

Thanks to Our Partners 

Citywide Youth Coalition

Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Connecticut Mental Health Center Foundation

Just Moves

Perrin Family Foundation

William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund

Yale Divinity School

Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Science