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RootSkills In-Person Training

Friday, April 27, 2018 (All day)
Location: 
Wethersfield, CT

COST: Early Bird - $40 Tickets; Sliding Scale - $80 - $50; Students - $10

Join New England Grassroots Environment Fund (Grassroots Fund) grantees, community organizers, nonprofit leaders, and passionate students on April 27, 2018 at the Keeney Memorial Cultural Center (Wethersfield, CT) for the RootSkills In-Person Training, as part of the Grassroots Fund's 2018 Environmental Justice Month. Workshop tracks offered: Equity (exploring implicit bias and personal relationship to privilege and oppression), Innovation (exploring co-benefits and regional strategies); and a Young Adult Leader forum.

We welcome you to learn, share, & work together to develop actionable, holistic strategies that create more inclusive communities & programs. At this event, we’ll be grappling with tough questions, sharing inspiring solutions, and looking to hear from YOU!

RootSkills Workshops 

Why attend the RootSkills In-Person Training?
  • Interactive workshops, on topics from fundraising to marketing to youth organizing, lead by community leaders and organizers from across New England 
  • Engaging and inspiring speakers
  • Meet and network with fellow grantees and grassroots community organizers

This event is open to community members interested in social justice, building bridges between silos, and working to develop a plan towards building a more just and sustainable society. 

Featured image courtesy of Shelburne Orchards.