OC Together: reStructure

Non-profit Cohort

Format & training topics

The twelve modules (between 5-6 hours each) described below allow for exploration of topics to help unpack and identify areas of need and strength within an organizational structure. Participants would be expected to complete all modules.

STAGE 1 – FOUNDATIONS

Opening Meeting/Module 1  

  • Community Building 
  • Civil Rights History 

Module 2 

  • Implicit/Explicit Bias 
  • Levels of Racism

Module 3 & 4 

  • Defining DEI  
  • Power, Privilege and Fragility 
  • Organizational Foundations and Cracks 

STAGE 2 – FRAMING

Module 5 

  • Personal Stories in Organizational Spaces 
  • Identities, Power and Conflict  

Module 6  

  • Data and Metrics  
  • Accountability 
  • Measuring Equity 

Module 7 

  • Policies and Procedures  
  • Racial Equity Audits 

Module 8  

  • Audit Findings  
  • Role of ERGs 
  • Restorative Justice in Oranizations

STAGE 3 – FINISH WORK

Module 9 

  • Design Details
  • Organizational Style 
  • Branding and Messaging

Module 10   

  • Professionalism 
  • Staffing  
  • Optics of Racial Equity 

Module 11  

  • Organizational Presentations 
  • Racially Equitable DEI Statements 

Module 12 

  • Self-Assessment Tools  
  • Self-Guidance Tools  
  • Creating an Organizational “Owner’s Manual”  

STAGE 4 – CUMULATIVE SUMMIT (Date TBD)

  • Keynote Speaker
  • Workshops
  • Networking

*Module topics and content are subject to change


Meeting Dates

Meetings take place once per month from 10:00am – 3:30pm. NOTE: All meetings will be virtual and online.

August 11, 2021
Sept 8, 2021
October 13, 2021
November 10, 2021

December 8, 2021
January 12, 2022
February 9, 2022
March 9, 2022

April 13, 2022
May 11, 2022
June 8, 2022
July 13, 2022

**Sessions are listed as 5.5 hours, but some sessions may be extended to 6 hours (with cohort approval)


Cost

$1500 per nonprofit participant*
*A limited number of partial scholarships are available to individuals working for organizations facing financial constraints. If you are interested in a scholarship, please contact Seema Shah at [email protected]


Apply

Please note that submitting an application does not guarantee acceptance. There are a limited number of seats available and thus a selection process may be necessary.

We accept applications on an ongoing basis for future cohorts, so please apply anytime.

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