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Journey to Growth Diversity and Inclusion Committee

 

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Organization Information


Organization: Journey to Growth Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Sector: Collective ; Commerce

Organization Mission: A committee of J2G focusing on diversity and inclusion.

Website: Info on dmcbeam

Scope: Work on Objective 4 of the J2G Plan as follows: 

a. Increase awareness and utilization of existing diversity resources

b. Formalize dialog and outreach to foster greater community inclusion

c. Assess the need to create community centers with on-site services that meet the needs of specific ethnic and cultural constituencies

 

 


Related News and Status


 

Status Reports / News 
Related PlanScape Status on: Best Practice, Consultancy, Diversity and Inclusion, Economic Development, Education
April 07, 2021: How to approach a DEI improvement project

Use the Listen, Learn and Act model to support new DEI leaders in our community. 

Read more ...
March 22, 2021: NAACP, Rochester Chapter Hosting Three Spring Events

  Three NAACP events: Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry Forum, The Page Amendment, COVID 19:  A Health Forum 

Read more ...
March 19, 2021: Confront and Combat Anti-Asian Racisms

  Messages from: (1) CAAL  (2) CAPM confronting racisms against Asian Americans.  

Read more ...
March 17, 2021: City of Rochester, MN Study Session on DEI

Rochester City Council session on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Read more ...
March 07, 2021: City of Rochester, MN - Covid Impacts and Branding

(1) Study Session (2) Covid Impact  (3) Unify branding of City departments and teammates

Read more ...
March 02, 2021: Racism and the Economy -- Federal Reserve Series

Understanding the implications of structural racism in America's economy. 

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February 27, 2021: Minnesota Humanities Center (MHC)

(1) New funding opportunity 2021-02-27; (2) Make a Gift 2020 (3) Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage Funds, MHC will award grants to American Indians and nonprofit organizations led by Native peoples, and immigrants and nonprofit organizations led by immigrants.

Read more ...
February 20, 2021: CHAP Covid Survey

  Olmsted County Community Health Assessment & Planning (CHAP) Covid Impact Survey

Read more ...
February 16, 2021: National Alliance on Mental Illness Job Opening

Crisis Peer Support Specialist Provisional Job Description

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February 13, 2021: MHC: Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage - 2021 Grantees

 OpenBeam.net is grateful to to have a chance to talk to some of the 2021 MHC Cultural  Identity Grant applicants and recipients. 

Read more ...

Community Anchor Participation:

 

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Impacts

The work of this organization may have impacts on the following areas:

PlanScape

Lvl 1: Best Practice ; Consultancy ; Diversity and Inclusion ; Economic Development ; Education

Lvl 2: Diversity Training ; Education ; Adult Education ; Best Practice ; Business Process ; Consultancy

DMC Impact:

Community Health Impact area:

 


Potential Projects

Project Involvement Candidates: Hubsource.mn (employment hub)


 

Organization Life Cycle Assessment (Pause, Startup, Steady, Isolated Impact, Collective Impact  Unknown)

Pause

Site Information
Beam
  • For the commercial sector, we tend to register startup activities (new companies and new commercial projects) that bring diversification and high-impact opportunities to the area.
  • For the non-profit sector, we wish to shine light on all the organizations and services that otherwise labor under relative obscurity.
  • Our hope is that dmcbeam.org will encourage cross-sector collaborations and creative solutions.

While there are a number of registries in the community, dmcbeam.org's  distinct value is to pilot a database with a data structure and categorizations that answer the questions such as: What organizations or projects/programs in our community that have purported relevance with some of the over-arching focuses put forward by initiatives such as DMC, J2G and Health Improvements?

This database could be used as one of the ways to explore the capacities of the community. If you are someone on an exploratory journey to learn about the greater Rochester community. dmcbeam.org could be an interesting first step.

Definitions
The following defines the various project phases:
  1. Available - a product, program or service is in production
  2. Develop - program or application is being developed
  3. Plan - idea is solid, stakeholders are identified, and there is strong commitment to go forward from all parties.
  4. Concept Phase - idea scoped out with enough details to give an early sizing and/or to build a proof of concept
    demonstration
  5. Pre-concept Phase - an early idea or a requirement.
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