Empowering Change Mobile | Empowering Change Mobile
Our vision for Mobile through the Empowering Change initiative is “to become a community in which all persons are welcomed, included, valued, respected, and empowered to thrive and succeed.”
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Empowering Change: Strengthening Our Community Connections developed trainings, events and other social interactions designed to create a more tolerant, accepting and inclusive Mobile community.

 

While this initiative formally closed on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by hosting award-winning author of ‘Just Mercy’ and founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, Bryan Stevenson, we invite you to explore this page as a point of reference.

 

If you are interested in continuing equity and diversity conversations, please contact Mobile United at (251) 432-1638.

 

Thank you for your support and committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Chris Gibson & Melva Jones, Empowering Change Co-Chairs

Videos

Mobile skyline

Program Overview – Empowering Change

Inclusion workshop check-in sign in front of student center at USA

High School Inclusion Workshop – March 2018

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Initiative Recap – Summary of programming from September 2017 – November 2017

Books

Adichie Ngozi Chimamanda (2014) We Should All Be Feminists

Alexander, Michelle (2010) The New Jim Crow Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Bates, Laura (2014) Everyday Sexism: The Project that Inspired a Worldwide Movement

Gaillard, Frye (2004) Cradle of Freedom

Jefferson, Margo (2015) Negroland

Stevenson, Bryan (2014) Just Mercy:  A Story of Justice and Redemption

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