32nd Annual Des Moines Civil & Human Rights Symposium

**Please note that this event has a $4 attendance commitment fee (plus an Eventbrite fee) to help us keep food costs down. A portion of your funds will go towards an organization and events that help build community in DSM. Must register by March 4th! If there is a hardship to pay the $4 fee please email

us humanrights@dmgov.org for assistance.

On March 14, 2018, the Des Moines Civil and Human Rights Commission will hold its 32nd Annual Des Moines Civil and Human Rights Symposium entitled The Blueprint to Building Community.

The theme highlights the symposium goal of uniting residents across the Des Moines Metropolitan area for the greater good of our community. We believe that the blueprint to building community is eliminating systemic racism, being truly inclusive, alleviating poverty, improving economic conditions for everyone, having just laws, and getting to know your neighbor. We have organized five symposium tracks based on that belief: Eliminating Racism, Inclusion, Poverty & Economics, Law & Justice, and Know Thy Neighbor.

Through our interactive workshop presentations, we hope to enlighten attendees about what we can do to come together to improve our communities and workplaces.

The education received by attendees will be able to count toward Continued Legal Education (legal), Human Resources Continued Education Credits, and Continued Education Units (Social Workers & Realtors).

More information and a detailed agenda can be found here: http://bit.ly/DSMSym2018

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3200 Grand Ave, 50312
Des Moines
14 March , Wednesday 07:30

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