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Here's a taste of what racial profiling looks like - when the tables are turned.

May 22nd 3:15pm • No Comments

Lesson for today: Trust the process. A colleague and I led a session this morning intended to culminate a 10-mo #racial #equity planning process. We thought it would be with 20 people and arrived to find out it was only the 5-member planning committee. After a moment of panic, I decided to TRUST THE PROCESS. And it worked divinely.

May 18th 7:16pm • No Comments

How can we really calculate the economic cost of slavery and racism? Here's one way.

40 Acres and a Mule Would Be at Least $6.4 Trillion Today—What the U.S. Really Owes Black America

yesmagazine.org

Slavery made America wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

May 18th 12:46am • No Comments

PROVIDING TOOLS
Susan Naimark provides consulting services to grassroots groups, nonprofit organizations, public school parent groups, schools and other public agencies.
BUILDING CROSS-SECTOR COLLABORATIONS
My focus is on creating bridges between the different worlds in which I have been deeply involved: public schools, community development organizations, advocacy and organizing groups.
SUSTAINING CHANGE
My work helps people develop the skills, relationships, and understanding that enable them to work together to build equitable communities with renewed energy, motivation and hope.

OVERVIEW OF SERVICES OFFERED

  • training
  • technical assistance
  • supporting leaders, staff, volunteers and constituents

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • community building
  • program development
  • building racial equity
  • cross-cultural collaboration
  • education reform organizing
  • organizational systems to support volunteers and community partnerships
  • participatory decision-making processes