• September 15 – October 15: National Hispanic Heritage Month

    Posted on September 15, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

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  • La Crosse County Is Hiring!

    Posted on September 1, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    La Crosse County is seeking to hire a Safe Babies Court Team Community Coordinator. This is a full-time position in the Human Services department. 

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  • VIDEO: Frederick Douglass’ Descendants Deliver His ‘Fourth Of July’ Speech

    Posted on July 15, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    The U.S. celebrates this Independence Day amid nationwide protests and calls for systemic reforms. In this short film, five young descendants of Frederick Douglass read and respond to excerpts of his famous speech, “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?” which asks all Americans to consider the country’s long history of denying equal rights to Black people.

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  • Leaders Igniting Transformation (LIT)

    Posted on June 15, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    In Brave New Films’ latest #YouthInAction series, Leaders Igniting Transformation (LIT) fight to stop the school to prison pipeline in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Watch the video here to find out if LIT’s demand to invest in their future succeeds. LIT is a Milwaukee-based student group that mobilize and train young people of color to engage civically […]

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  • White Privilege Presentation (Video Recording)

    Posted on June 5, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    Learn some basics about white privilege, how it affects all of us, and some things we can do. Presented for the Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council by UW Madison Division of Extension La Crosse County Human Development and Relationships Educator Heather Quackenboss.

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  • Local Organizations That Help and Support Minorities

    Posted on May 19, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    If you are interested in providing support for an organization that helps and supports minorities, consider: Wale Elegbede ( Supporting Minority and Underrepresented Populations, Diversity and Inclusion, Mentoring Youth and Professionals in At Risk Populations, Fighting Hate, Racism and Islamophobia,  Community Engagement etc.) La Crosse Interfaith Shoulder to Shoulder Network (LISSN. Hate, Islamophobia,  Community Engagement)

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  • Free Drive-Through Testing for Covid-19

    Posted on May 18, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    La Crosse County Health Department is partnering with the Wisconsin National Guard and the City of Onalaska to host a community drive-through COVID-19 testing site on May 21st from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the Onalaska Omni Center 255 Riders Club Rd, Onalaska, Wisconsin 54650.

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  • La Crosse Area SURJ Chapter

    Posted on April 24, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    The La Crosse Area SURJ chapter is part of a nationwide network of people, particularly calling in white people, focused on organizing for racial justice.

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  • Housing Questionnaire

    Posted on April 21, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    AAMAN (the African American Mutual Assistance Network) is seeking input on barriers to housing affordability through this Housing Questionnaire: https://www.aaman.online/housing

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  • AAMAN’s Spiritual Program

    Posted on April 20, 2020 by Arlette Rodriguez-Miller in Updates.

    The goal of AAMAN’s (the African American Mutual Assistance Network) Spiritual Program is to help an individual deepen their relationship with the Lord, to look to Him for direction, and/or to learn and grow in their own personal spirituality.  

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