[COMM-ORG] Just one month left to apply for CSI's sabbatical fellowship
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From: "Maya Wiley, Center for Social Inclusion" <info at thecsi.org>
The Center for Social Inclusion (CSI) believes that structural
on leaders of color working effectively and collectively from the local
to the national
level. We've played a role by supporting and engaging leaders through
Bannerman Fellowships and also through the trainings and strategy
develop and conduct.
Now, in our 10th anniversary year, we are taking a closer look at how to
work with leaders even more supportive, strategic, and sustainable.
Community organizations, elected officials and funders are increasingly
to CSI for sessions on structural racism analysis and how to use it to
for change. Participants are also responding enthusiastically to our
and convenings on how to communicate well about race and are asking for
We're constantly learning from our work with leaders on the ground and
we want to
ensure that CSI is playing the most constructive role it can. We
this will mean some changes to our fellowship programs, and we look
forward to sharing
our plans for 2013 and beyond.
In the meantime, we'd appreciate your help recruiting another
of Alston Bannerman sabbatical fellows.
Click here to access the application
If you're eligible, consider applying. Encourage organizers of color
you know would
benefit from an opportunity for reflection and regeneration to apply.
the word through your networks.
Please note that this year's deadline to apply is June 15.
We thank you for your support as we continue to find "solutions that
work for everyone."
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