Friday, November 15

9:30 am – 10:30 am

Building a Bigger Table of Problem-Solvers: How the Nonprofit Sector Can Advance Inclusion and Belonging while Accelerating Change

Location: Salon A-2 (Lower Level)

Bridging Divides

The divides in America seem stark these days. Yet, there is a growing movement of doers and leaders across the nation advancing work that builds bridges and larger communities of problem-solvers. Not only is this necessary to strengthen our social fabric, it’s critical to a functioning, and safe, Democracy. Building social cohesion by re-connecting people can bring more energy to your cause, as well as mitigate the feelings of alienation and loneliness that lead to divisions in communities. Learn about the small and large changes you can make to your programmatic work in order to build a bigger and more inclusive community of problem-solvers.

Sponsored by Walmart

Mississippi Program Manager
Director of Communications Programming
American Immigration Council
Senior Director, Diversity, Inclusion and Global Strategic Advancement
YMCA of the USA