Celebrating Diversity

Rural South Central Alberta Regional Inclusion Coalition Meetup: October 24, 2017

We are excited to confirm the details for our 2nd Rural South Central Alberta Regional Inclusion Coalition Meeting on October 24, 2017.

The day we have planned includes a Coalition meeting in the morning and a presentation on ‘Characteristics of a Welcoming Community’ in the afternoon (please see the detailed agenda below). Please join this important conversation to make our region welcoming and inclusive, and together fight against racism and discrimination.

Inclusion Coalition Meeting Agenda

09.30-09:45 a.m.  Registration

09.45-10.00 a.m.  Welcome

10.00-10.10 a.m.   Review of April 2017 Meeting minutes and
                              Developing a Mission Statement

10.10-10.40 a.m.   Round table updates and ideas for coalition
                              activities

10.40-11.00 a.m.   Forming a working committee

11.00-12.00 p.m.   Exploring Reconciliation and Measuring Your
                              Level of Inclusion (AUMA)

12.00-1.00 p.m.     Lunch (provided)

1.00-3.00 p.m.       Characteristics of a Welcoming and Inclusive
                              Community (Open to Public)
                              Guest Speaker: Jeny Mathews-Thusoo

3.00-3.10 p.m.       Evaluation

03.10-03.30 p.m.   Networking and Closing

Public Guests are Welcome to Join at 1:00 p.m. for this engaging conversation. Please RSVP to smamun@chestermere.ca or by phone at 403-207-7046 prior to October 23 at 12:00 p.m. 


17 Characteristics of a Welcoming and Inclusive Community

Please feel free to share this invitation with your colleagues and networks. An RSVP is required by Friday October 20, 2017 to attend as we are providing lunch (if you have any special dietary requirements, please advise us in your RSVP). 

Venue: Chestermere City Hall, 105 Marina Road, Chestermere AB T1X 1V7

RSVP: smamun@chestermere.ca or 403 207 7046

Inclusion Survey

Diversity Calendar


We are currently developing the Diversity Calendar, populated by dates declared by United Nations and other national and internationally recognized days. If you find a date that is important to you missing, please contact Sumon Mamun at smamun@chestermere.ca with a short description of that day.  



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If you have any comments or questions, please contact us at 403-207-7046 or email.