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Aspiring White Allies Accountability Book Club

Prevention

A vector image shows people helping one another up a staircase of books, with a slightly cloudy blue sky and cityscape behind them.  Underneath is a purple to gold gradient rectangle with white text inside, reading, "ACCOUNTABILITY BOOK CLUB".Did you hear? The second Accountability Book Club is coming! 

The Partnership staff and the members of the Aspiring White Allyship group are committed to the advancement of Racial Justice and the dismantling of white supremacy within our field. In an effort to continue engaging in rich and action-centered efforts, we invite you to participate in the SECOND Accountability Book Club, open to anyone who works in a DV or SV organization.

This time, we will be reading “Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements,” written by Charlene Carruthers!!! You can learn more about this book here: +BOOK INFO
 
And no, we won’t just be reading together… we will be DOING together!
The discussions will encompass strategic ways to apply the lessons learned, at work and beyond, engaging those around us in radical systemic change focused on dismantling racism and anti-Blackness in our communities, UNAPOLOGETICALLY!

The Book Club will meet every other Friday from 2 to 4pm PST, starting with an introductory meeting on Friday, May 7th.The meetings will be facilitated by folks from the DV/SV field, with participants from all levels of work across our organizations, creating perfect space for conversations that address accountability around privilege and power!
+SIGN UP NOW!

If your agency is unable to purchase the book for you, the Partnership is able to help! Fill out this request form so that we can order the book and send it out to you right away!

Questions? Email Alejandra Aguilar at alejandra@cpedv.org