Releases

September 13, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Xakota Espinoza
media@raceforward.org / 917-633-7932

 

June 28, 2017

Two leading national racial justice nonprofit organizations, Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation and Center for Social Inclusion (CSI), today announced that the two organizations are uniting under the name Race Forward. Glenn Harris, current president of CSI, will serve as president of the new organization.

June 15, 2017

Silence on racial inequities across workforce development institutions prevents equitable outcomes for workers of color.

June 9, 2017

Leading racial justice non-profit Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation has selected sixty New York City arts and cultural organizations to participate in their Racial Equity in the Arts Innovation Lab, a yearlong training program to improve racial equity in the arts and culture sector.

April 4, 2017

Leading racial justice non-profit Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation today announced the launch of the Racial Equity in the Arts Innovation Lab – a yearlong deep dive into racial equity interventions for 60 New York City arts and cultural organizations. Race Forward is accepting applications for the program now through April 30th.

March 8, 2017

Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation released today the Save The Date for the biennial Facing Race National Conference, which will be held in Detroit, Michigan from November 8-10, 2018. Facing Race is the largest multiracial, intergenerational gathering for organizers, educators, creatives and leaders. Last year, over 2,000 people joined Race Forward in Atlanta, GA for the sold-out conference in the days immediately following the presidential election to brainstorm ways to respond to the changing national landscape and leadership.

November 10, 2016

“Confronting Racial Bias at Work” Takes An In-Depth Look at the Shortcomings of Title VII and the Need for More Proactive Systemic Solutions for Workers of Color

August 18, 2016

ANNOUNCING “INCLUSIVE DEMOCRACY” TRACK AT FACING RACE NATIONAL CONFERENCE 
Race Forward, Center for Social Inclusion, and the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society Team up for Nation’s Largest Racial Justice Conference

July 8, 2016

Communities of color are in pain after the tragic shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. The death of the officers in Dallas has added to the anguish and unrest breaking out across this nation. When writing and editing content pertaining to these and other tragedies involving people or communities of color, reporters, editors and producers need to consider the following.

March 17, 2016

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Media Contact:
Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org

November 19, 2015
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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org

November 19, 2015 --- Colorlines, the award-winning daily news site published by racial justice organization Race Forward, today announced the redesign of its website, Colorlines.com. Changes include cleaner design, simpler navigation, enhanced search functionality, and more engaging display of multimedia content.

November 13, 2015
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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

media@raceforward.org

July 2, 2015
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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

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Tool Serves Journalists and Thought Leaders in Discussions of Race and Racism

June 15, 2015
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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

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“Clocking-In” Features Statistics, Stories, and Solutions for Restaurant, Retail, and Domestic Industries

September 10, 2014
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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

media@raceforward.org

September 2, 2014

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Contact:
Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org
646-490-2772

June 26, 2014
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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

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New Investigation, Video, and Photo Essay from Colorlines “Life Cycles of Inequity” Series

May 15, 2014

In a media briefing today in Dallas, TX, national racial justice organization Race Forward announced key speakers and details for the upcoming Facing Race National Conference. Local partner Dallas Faces Race highlighted local Dallas engagement in preparation for the conference and long-term racial equity capacity building.