Bridging Worlds Together

Advancing Our Understanding of Social Justice Through Cultural Awareness

Presented with EYEJ: Empowering Youth, Exploring Justice  

EYEJ- Empowering Youth Exploring Justice

Friday, March 4  -  6:45-9:45 pm

Plymouth Church of Shaker Heights, 2860 Coventry Road

Bridging Worlds Together - Event Flyer 

Community members gathered together for a wide-ranging discussion focusing on examining culture and advocacy in an intersectional framework, on implicit bias and privilege, and on the language of advocacy, activism and solidarity. The prestigious panel included Eugenia Cash (ADAMHS and CMSD), Reverend Jawanza Colvin (Olivet Institutional Baptist Church), Phyllis Seven Harris (LGBT Community Center), Judge Kristin Sweeney, attorney Reggie Williams and Dr. Rhonda Y. Williams (SJI); the evening was moderated by Reverend Shawnthea Monroe (Plymouth Church UCC).

The evening also included questions from the audience and a light reception.

Tickets were $10 - all proceeds raised will benefit the Social Justice Institute and EYEJ.  

View a video excerpt of the event.