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Diversity Council

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About the project

Impacts: 

Best Practice, Business Process, Children & Youth, Consultancy, Diversity and Inclusion, Education, Immigration, Workforce Development    

Project Phase: 

Collaborators

Contact: TBD ; Email: TBD ; Phone: TBD

Lead Organization: TBD

Collaborators: Bolder Options ; Racial Equity Minnesota Network (REMn) ; Rochester Arts Center ; Rochester Civic Theatre Company ; Rochester Public Schools

Related Projects

Allies & Advocates ; Art of Hosting (aka: Art of Participatory Leadership) ; Bystander to Upstander ; Diversity Council Civic Equity Focus Area ; Diversity Council Education Equity Plan ; Diversity Council Health Equity Plan ; Diversity Council Rochester Area Racial Attitude Survey ; EquityLogic (Becoming the Solution) ; Spark! ; Student Leaders Creating Change (SLCC)

 

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Key Status Reports


Diversity Council extending Compass Points Data to direct Rapid Concensus conversations   Date: 2017/04/28  

On April 26, 2017 Diversity Council utilizing data from Rochester/Olmsted County Compass Points data combining with other community data analyses successfully developed and convened a Rapid Consensus conversation program as part of the 2017 Mayo Community Luncheon celebrating and inspiring an inclusive community. 


Status/News

November 12, 2018: Diversity Council newsmaker

A sample of Diversity Council community engagement activities.

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April 28, 2017: Diversity Council extending Compass Points Data to direct Rapid Concensus conversations

On April 26, 2017 Diversity Council utilizing data from Rochester/Olmsted County Compass Points data combining with other community data analyses successfully developed and convened a Rapid Consensus conversation program as part of the 2017 Mayo Community Luncheon celebrating and inspiring an inclusive community. 

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December 24, 2016: Diversity Council Releases A Summary of Kim Norton's Oasis of Peace Conversations

From Kim Norton's Nov 22, 2016 Oasis for Peace meeting, Diversity Council has released a summary of salient points brought up in the meeting.

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September 24, 2016: Diversity Council's Governance Policies

Diversity Council uses Policy Governance to run its organization. Its board has just completed a 3 month planning session revising its Ends policies.

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Related PlanScape Status

Best Practice, Business Process, Children & Youth, Consultancy, Diversity and Inclusion, Education, Immigration, Workforce Development  

May 24, 2019: Rochester Area Family Y

 Y has received a grant from the Schulze Family Foundation which allows us to provide 400 Rochester high schooler’s a free summer members through our Get Summer program.

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May 24, 2019: Mayo High School School Within a School (SWS)

Four Mayo SWS students and their teacher made a huge impression at Kiwanis Club of Rochester. 

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May 24, 2019: 2016-2020 Housing Framework (2Q2019)

More than $3 million in housing investment has been committed in the nearly 16 months since the Coalition for Rochester Area Housing was created with a $6 million goal.

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May 16, 2019: Race Exhibit Moved to Luther College

Great teamwork to have exhibit transported to Luther College. 

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May 08, 2019: Community for Health Workgroup Log

DMC EDA initiated Community For Health group effort notes.

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April 28, 2019: Isaiah News

April/May Rochester ISAIAH Community Meetings and news. 

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April 23, 2019: History Center to present Traveling While Black

The “Traveling While Black” exhibit being developed by the History Center of Olmsted County will chronicle the challenges faced by black motorists prior to the passage of the Civil Rights Act in 1964.

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