Past Event - Becoming Allies: Organizing for Change

Thu, Jun 15, 2017 -
8:00 am to 10:00 am

On June 15th the Diversity Forum continued our theme of Becoming Allies with a specific focus on "Organizing for Change". Community organizing is an important way to seek broader systemic changes in our society, and we see many current movements using this model.

This month our speakers addressed what an ally’s role is in organizing for change alongside marginalized communities:

Thank you to Widener Law Commonwealth for hosting us!

The Diversity Forum is sponsored in part by Community Partner Sponsors:



We are also grateful to our supporting sponsors:

UPMC Health Plan, Pinnacle Health, Community Responders Network, Alder Health, Life Esteem & the Sierra Club.

Diversity Forum Materials:


Organizing for Change PowerPoint

PowerPoint w. Announcements

10 Things Allies Can Do

A Few Pointers for Protesting While White

Event Photos (click photo to view larger): 
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