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Mountain State Racial Justice Summit 2018

November 30 @ 12:00 pm - December 1 @ 9:00 pm

Rekindle Power. Generate Light. Build Futures.

Schedule and Registration Details TBA

Call to Action for Racial Equality (CARE Coalition) presents West Virginia’s first racial justice conference, the Mountain State Racial Justice Summit, on November 30 and December 1, 2018 at BridgeValley Community & Technical College, South Charleston Campus. This year’s theme is “Rekindle Power. Generate Light. Build Futures.”

Local, regional, and national facilitators will lead workshops, dialogue and discussion groups, and strategy sessions on a variety of topics related to racial justice organizing in West Virginia and Central Appalachia.

Friday Evening’s Keynote Speaker: Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson, Co-Executive Director of the Highlander Research & Education Center

Saturday Evening’s Keynote Speaker: Alicia Garza, Co-Founder of the Black Lives Matter Global Network, Founder of Black Futures Lab, and Strategy & Partnerships Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance

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November 30 @ 12:00 pm
December 1 @ 9:00 pm


BridgeValley Community & Technical College, South Charleston Campus
2001 Union Carbide Drive
South Charleston, WV 25303 United States
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Call to Action for Racial Equality