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This is a collection of what is deemed to be events having impacts on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.  

 

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Dec 09, 2022 10:00 AM December 2022 Rochester Area Foundation: Winter DEI Practitioner Convening and Luncheon (By Invitation) RAF’s DEI Committee has committed to supporting area DEI practitioners by providing space where relationships can be strengthened, wisdom can be shared, opportunities to collaborate and maximize limited resources can be identified, and current and new DEI efforts can be built, improved, and promoted. ('RAF', 'Diversity', 'openbeam')
Dec 07, 2022 04:30 PM Human Library Team Celebration (Members Only) Diversity Council Human Libarary Books Get Together. ('Diversity', 'Human Library')
Dec 03, 2022 04:00 PM YourClassical MPR and Rochester Civic Music: Bring the SING YourClassical MPR's fun, free event Bring the Sing is returning to Rochester! Minnesota Public Radio, Rochester Civic Music, Rochester Downtown Alliance and Threshold Arts are partnering to invite everyone in Rochester and Southeast Minnesota to join in YourClassical MPR’s Bring the Sing at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, in the Peace Plaza. Join with friends, family and neighbors in singing along with local musicians LaSonya Natividad, Dianna Parks, Mitch Stevenson, Eric Straubmuller and Chris Wessel in a mass rendition of many festive, well-known winter and holiday favorites. ('operations', 'Diversity Council')
Dec 03, 2022 02:00 PM Winter Market at the Chateau Join Threshold Arts and The Night Market (Choochoo-ca-Chew) for a magical afternoon at the Historic Chateau Theatre, featuring over forty artists and makers, plus food, drink, and entertainment options for shoppers and vendors to enjoy. ('diversity', 'community')
Dec 03, 2022 12:00 PM Covid-19 VAX at Winter Market Get vaccinated and receive $50 for 1st, 2nd dose AND ALSO FOR BOOSTER DOSE! ('diversity', 'Health', 'covid')
Dec 03, 2022 10:00 AM Culturally Responsive Business Startup Workshop Free Work Shop Second Topic: Legal Issues - Business Registration and Trademark ('Diversity', 'Entrepreneurship')
Dec 03, 2022 09:00 AM Global Market (Cooking Class, Small Business Training, Food & Deserts) Rochester's cultural communities hosting family friendly winter activities. Come to experience authentic flavors and vibrant traditions. ('food', 'Diversity', 'openbeam', 'Entrepreneurship')
Dec 01, 2022 09:00 AM Commitment to Racial Justice Day of Learning: Olmsted County’s Race and Racism as a Public Health Issue Report Recently, the Olmsted County Board of Commissioners accepted the final recommendations from a joint study on race and racism as a public health issue led by two of its advisory groups. Work will begin this fall to review the recommendations and develop an implementation plan. ('networking', 'diversity', 'openbeam', 'npc')
Nov 29, 2022 12:00 PM MNCM: Pandemic’s Impact on Health Care Quality by Race, Ethnicity, Language, and Country of Birth New report provides data to support health equity investment. ('health', 'Diversity', 'openbeam')
Nov 28, 2022 05:00 PM COPAL: campaign to get driver's licenses for all ('compassion', 'Diversity')
Nov 19, 2022 05:00 PM Rochester Branch of the NAACP, 2022 Freedom Fund Banquet Dinner, Entertainment, State Conference Remarks, Branch Report, Roll Call of Black Businesses, Black Business Awards ('diversity', 'NAACP', 'openbeam')
Nov 19, 2022 09:00 AM Cultural Healing Summit Featuring: Healers, Cultural Performances, Music, etc. The Summit welcomes people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in activities around healing and wellness. The Cultural Healing Summit is an all-day virtual experience event, focused on well-being teachings, intergenerational resilience, and culturally specific healing practices. ('Culture', 'Diversity', 'HEALINGS', 'Health')
Nov 17, 2022 04:30 PM CMRC November 2022 Meeting: Special Topic, Olmsted County Joint Studies on Tackling Racism as a Public Health Issue Topics include: City, County, RPS Updates. Feature topics: Joint Studies on Tackling Racism as a Public Health Issue ('diversity', 'Diversity Council', 'CMRC', 'openbeam', 'Diversity', 'cmrc')
Nov 16, 2022 03:30 PM RAF: DEI Practitioner Monthly Drop-In Session Share in a safe space, build relationships, encourage, collaborate together. ('RAF', 'diversity', 'openbeam')
Nov 15, 2022 05:30 PM CoStarters Start Something CO.STARTERS helps communities build vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystems by equipping them with the best tools and resources needed to support starters of all kinds. ('DMC', 'diversity', 'workforce', 'Entrepreneurship', 'openbeam')
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Upcoming Events
Human Library Team Celebration (Members Only) Dec 07, 2022 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM — Dunn Brothers, Elton Hills
4Q 2022 December HAPP Meeting Dec 08, 2022 07:30 AM - 09:00 AM — Teams Meeting
Discover Discovery Square Dec 08, 2022 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Meet in Two Discovery Square at 3:15 pm for a short reception and networking.
December 2022 Rochester Area Foundation: Winter DEI Practitioner Convening and Luncheon (By Invitation) Dec 09, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Rochester Area Foundation
Christmas Anonymous – Rochester MN 2022 Dec 10, 2022 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Christ United Methodist
Salvation Army Volunteers 2022 Toy & Joy Shop Dec 21, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022
Kiwanis Hockey Festival Dec 28, 2022 - Dec 30, 2022 — Graham Arena
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2022 Community Priorities Survey. Let your voice be heard. 

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