Creating Authentic Community Engagement Through Shared Voice and Shared Power
Date & Time
Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Kevin Lewis DeLa Dos

In this session participants will reflect on their ideal vision for community engagement and partnership. Participants will be introduced to the Community Engagement Spectrum and push themselves to confront the biases, fears and barriers preventing them from shifting to a more trust-based, shared power model. Beloved Community will walk through strategies and resources designed to empower and equip participants to make tangible shifts towards equity and inclusion in their community engagement practices.

Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants will:

  • Deeply understand the spectrum of voice and power sharing possible for their community engagement practices
  • Be able to name strategies, activities and resources at their disposal at every point along the community engagement spectrum
  • Have confronted their fears and biases that serve as a barrier to ceding power and empowering those that they serve
Session Type
Concurrent How To Session
Relationships, Connections, and Power Dynamics