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Jews and Race

September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Yavilah McCoy is the CEO of DIMENSIONS Inc. in Boston. She has spent the past 20 years working extensively in multi-faith communities and partnering specifically with the Jewish community to engage issues of diversity, equity and inclusion. Yavilah is an educator, activist and spiritual teacher. She is a Jewish woman and a person of color and has designed numerous tools and methods that enable students and educators to be better citizens of the world through exploring differences and reaching for tangible solutions in allied engagement. Yavilah brings a wealth of wisdom and experience in DEI consulting, non-profit management, philanthropy and engagement to this project and has worked with numerous partners to build strong, healthy organizations with measurable commitments to racial justice, equity and anti-oppression strategies. Yavilah is a certified trainer for ADL’s World of Difference Institute, National Conference for Community and Justice, and the National Coalition Building Institute. She is a certified coach for the Auburn Theological Seminary Pastoral Training program and is a renowned speaker, educator, and spiritual practitioner.

Part of the Jews and Race series in collaboration with the Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion, Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies, and the Graduate Theological Union.

Registration for these free programs requires a (free or licensed) Zoom account. Zoom links will be sent out closer to the event for those who have RSVP’d.

Details

Date:
September 24
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

Zoom
Online

Organizers

Berkeley Center for Jewish Studies
Graduate Theological Union Center for Jewish Studies