21-Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge: Summer 2020

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Thank you for taking a Stand Against Racism with us.

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Week 1: Personal Anti-Racism - How Racism Shows Up For Me

Week 2: Criminal Injustice - Disparities in Policing and the Legal System

Week 3: Racism as a Public Health Crisis - Disparities in Social Determinants

Week 4: Coming Together, Moving Forward: On A Mission to Make a Difference


We want to know what you thought about our challenges!

  • Participating as a group? Download our discussion guides to foster conversation and reflection:
  • Share your reflections on social media using the hashtags #YWCAEquityChallenge and #ABetterWayABetterDAY and tag us @ywcadayton.
  • Join the 21-Day Challenge Facebook group to connect with fellow participants.
  • Continue the conversation during our weekly Y-Dub Discussions, held virtually from noon-1 p.m. every Thursday during the Challenge: July 9. Click each date to register and receive the event link.

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