19th Annual Women for Racial Justice Breakfast
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $50.00 - $1000.00
Sponsor: YWCA Glendale and Pasadena
For more information call: 818-242-4155
Or click here: https://2021wrjb.swell.gives/
For 19 years, the YWCA’s Women for Racial Justice Breakfast has been a space and experience that has brought people in the Pasadena community (and beyond) together for deep learning and an invitation to action to advance racial justice. Continuing the rich tradition and legacy of the YWCA Pasadena, this year’s virtual event will be shaped around the theme of Truth, Healing, and Transformation, and will be emceed by Emmy Award Winning News Anchor, KTLA’s Cher Calvin and feature a keynote speech by world renowned poet Nikki Giovanni. YWCA demand a world of equity. It envision a world of opportunity. YWCA commit themselves to the work of racial justice. "We will get up and continue to do the work until injustice is rooted out, until institutions are transformed, until the world sees women, girls, and people of color the way we do: Equal. Powerful. Unstoppable. We are proud to be recognize the 2021 YWCA Women for Racial Justice honorees who have made significant advances in eliminating racism and empowering women:" Congresswoman Karen Bass, 37th Congressional District; Angeline Chen, Immigration Attorney, Clark Hill, and Co-Founder of Rise to Reunite; Juliana Serrano, Vice President of Advocacy and Equity, Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley and Member, Pasadena Police Chief’s Community Advisory Committee and NAACP - Pasadena Branch. To purchase tickets, go to https://2021wrjb.swell.gives/