The Equity Game Plan: Teaming Up Around Racial Justice

The Equity Game Plan: Teaming Up Around Racial Justice

  • Date(s): Tue, Oct 27, 2020
  • Time(s): 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
  • Location: via Zoom webinar
  • Members: $15 - proceeds to benefit Byrd Barr Place
  • Non-Members: $15 - proceeds to benefit Byrd Barr Place
  • Questions: Contact Leigh Jacobson at 206-389-7311


The WNBA and the Four Time WNBA Champions Seattle Storm are front and center of the corporate and professional sports landscape when it comes to taking on social justice issues - using their platforms to amplify the voices of individuals who have been silenced. Setting examples both on and off the court in tackling these issues as a team, the WNBA and Seattle Storm are showing up for one another and inspiring many people across the nation to continue the social fight for change.

Join us to explore how you can apply these "plays" to empower your own organization to be more equitable.

Speakers include:

  • Laura Clise
    Founder and CEO
    Intentionalist

  • Amelia Ransom (moderator)
    Sr. Director of Engagement & Diversity
    Avalara

  • Noelle Quinn
    Associate Head Coach
    Seattle Storm


  • Kerri Schroeder
    Seattle Market President
    Bank of America

  • Dawn Trudeau
    Co-Owner
    Seattle Storm
Registration proceeds to benefit Byrd Barr Place. 

Byrd Barr Place nurtures a more equitable Seattle through programs and advocacy that enable people to live healthier, prosperous lives. The programs help Seattle residents with basic human services—a warm home, food on the table, and immediate financial relief—so they can break the cycle of poverty and build self-sufficiency.

About our Sponsor:
Bank of America is guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. They're delivering on this through responsible growth with a focus on our environmental, social and governance (ESG) leadership. ESG is embedded across their eight lines of business and reflects how they help fuel the global economy, build trust and credibility, and represent a company that people want to work for, invest in and do business with. It’s demonstrated in the inclusive and supportive workplace they create for their employees, the responsible products and services they offer clients, and the impact they make around the world in helping local economies thrive. Learn more at about.bankofamerica.com

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