Gain Perspective from Dr. Hedy Lemar Walls
The YMCA Equity Innovation Center is here for you to intentionally engage in thought-provoking experiences and resources that will expand your knowledge and skills. We invite individuals and groups to embark on a pathway of Leading with Excellence and Equity through learning experiences that can be applied in system change work for greater equity. Join us on the journey through engaging sessions held virtually on Zoom, safe in person or in a mixture of virtual and in-person settings.
Our beautiful diverse community commemorates many cultures and celebrations in November. Explore the educational and enrichment opportunities in this month’s Connection.
Connect with our team to discuss how we can support you.
Read past issues of the UnitedHealth Group Equity Innovation Center of Excellence Connection.
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month in November and honor the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, histories and important contributions of the Native communities to the nation.
Read Noteworthy Books
Prepare your heart and mind for a transformational and life-changing process as you work toward racial reconciliation and harmony and engage in growth with LaToya Burrell's book Be Bold: How to Prepare Your Heart and Mind for Racial Reconciliation. Be Bold is an answer to the “What can I do?” question, providing practical advice on how to talk about race and boldly move toward being the change you want to see.
Explore Organizations Increasing Equity and Becoming More Inclusive
Learn more about the City of Burnsville's very diverse, vibrant community and how they committed to providing services and approaching their work with an equity lens and being as responsive and open as they can to serving the community.
Experience Enlightening Videos
Experience this enlightening Ted Talk video, Every Kid Needs a Champion by Rita Pierson.