"Changing the Chatter" to advance equity in Charlotte
CBI is committed to increasing both the understanding and advancement of equity in Charlotte-Mecklenburg through The Equity Project. This summer it piloted Equity Dialogue Circles to promote deepening dialogue about equity and how it manifests in the broader community. Guided by two moderators, intact groups of 6 - 10 people gathered three times over 3 - 12 weeks to develop relationships and engage in high-impact conversation about equity. Using TED Talks and other content as a jumping-off point, participants learned to exchange perspectives, ask questions and articulate ideas using an equity lens.
Equity Dialogue Circles are intended to:
BUILDING EQUITY FROM THE INSIDE OUT