Black History Month Webinars

Join us & attend our weekly webinars to learn about African Americans in our community and to support local nonprofits.  Each of sessions is led by subject matter experts, working hands-on in our community, with a local nonprofit.

African American Youth in the Foster System - Youth Panel Discussion

Feb. 3rd

12:00pm

Central Time

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Every person's foster care experience is different. This session offers a unique and eye-opening opportunity to hear lived experience from young adults who have been in foster care as a teen. Meet a few youth from Connections to Independence and learn a bit about the barriers, challenges, and opportunities they've faced as they've grown up and transitioned to adulthood. This will be a facilitated panel, with a short question and answer section at the end.

Youth Presentation: Leadership, Exploring Different Leadership Strengths & Types

Feb. 10th

12:00pm

Central Time

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Youth leaders will facilitate. They will give an overview of Cookie Cart's Leadership curriculum, walk through the different types of Leaders and different strengths leaders have. They will walk participants through a leadership activity that helps participants learn their leadership style and their conflict style. Then they will close with a reflection.

Agenda:
-Introductions and Check-in question
-Overview of Cookie Cart's Leadership
-Explore the Different Types of Leaders
-Explore the Different Types of Leadership Strengths 
-Leadership Activity: What type of leader are you? Relationship Builder, Spontaneous Motivator, Architect and Analyst, Driver
-Share and Reflect
-Closing

Emotional Intelligence 101 and its impact on African Americans

Feb 17th

12:00pm

Central Time

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Our Empowerment Institute helps companies and organizations create an empowered culture. In this webinar, we'll discuss the role that emotional intelligence plays in all of our lives, professional and personal.

You'll learn:
What emotional intelligence is.
The four building blocks of emotional intelligence.
How you can increase your emotional intelligence.
What impact emotional intelligence has on African-Americans specifically.

Racism & Bias as it Relates to African Americans

Feb 24th

12:00pm

Central Time

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What You Will Learn:

- The difference between Dismantling Racism and Equity & Diversity in the Workplace

- Diversity and Racism (terms that every person should be familiar with)

- Stories from my Journey as a Social Justice Activist

- How to be Actively Involved – Levels of Engagement

 

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