• GLADC Annual Conference Launches New Conversations in Workplaces and Community

    Posted on December 12, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    More than 80 people attended GLADC’s 7th Annual Conference on November 2. At the end of a day of rich presentations, small groups gathered to collect their takeaways and begin formulating their own “proactive strategies,” in keeping with the conference theme. Here are some of the goals participants brought back to their workplaces and communities: […]

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  • Announcing our 2017-2018 GLADC Multicultural Resource Guide

    Posted on December 12, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    GLADC is pleased to announce the publication of an updated Multicultural Resource Guide for 2017-2018. The guide provides information about these valuable resources: Civic and Advocacy Organizations and Initiatives Accessing City and Regional Government Faith Communities Education Arts/Culture/Entertainment Businesses and Services   We hope the guide introduces folks who have lived in the area for […]

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  • Meet GLADC Board Member, Andrea Hansen

    Posted on September 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    By Sonia Garcia, GLADC Intern  Andrea Hansen is a founding member of the Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council and has served in various capacities since 2007.  Andrea is the program director of the Self-Sufficiency Program (SSP), a community engagement program of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department at UW-L.  SSP is a pre-college […]

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  • Announcing our New GLADC Affiliated Speakers Bureau

    Posted on September 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    Are you interested in more in-depth training on diversity, inclusion, and equity for your organization? We are excited to announce a new resource available through the Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council: our GLADC Affiliated Speakers Bureau. If you have attended our events, you’ll likely recognize these high-quality speakers: Ricardo Acevedo, Nizam Arain, Dr. Quincey L. Daniels, Amanda […]

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  • Mark Your Calendars: Nov. 2 GLADC Annual Conference

    Posted on September 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    The theme of this year’s GLADC Annual Conference is “Pro-Active Strategies for Inclusion in Today’s Workplace and Community.”  Join us to learn from a broad array of expert speakers who will share best practices for: addressing hate and bias incidents, learning to be positive and proactive mentors and allies, developing and supporting inclusive leadership, and […]

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  • Language Access: Re-cap and Strategies from September Lunch and Learn

    Posted on September 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    What can you do, and what does federal law require you to do, to facilitate language access for Limited English Proficient (LEP) employees, patients, clients, and customers? Michelle Pinzl’s illuminating GLADC Lunch and Learn presentation was packed with information and strategies on this topic. We learned about the potentially dire consequences of failing to provide […]

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  • GLADC Annual Conference: Pro-Active Strategies for Inclusion in Today’s Workplace and Community

    Posted on September 21, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Past Events.

    Join us to learn from a broad array of expert speakers who will share best practices for: addressing hate and bias incidents, learning to be positive and proactive mentors and allies, developing and supporting inclusive leadership, and creating an LGBTQA-Friendly workplace. GLADC members receive a discounted registration fee. Discounted registration fees are also available for […]

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  • Meet Ann Wales, GLADC Board President

    Posted on August 7, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    Ann Wales serves as President of GLADC’s Board of Directors.  She brings a passion for the work, and a continual willingness to learn and to share, along with years of experience in Human Resources. Ann is a remarkable servant leader for the Council, regularly volunteering her time to take on organizational tasks, consistently listening to […]

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  • New GLADC Organizational Member Benefit: Job Ads

    Posted on August 7, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    We’re excited to introduce a new Diversity Council member benefit to our 2017 member organizations:  the opportunity to link directly to your organization’s Career Opportunities page from our GLADC website.   We’ve heard from many of you that you would like to recruit a more diverse workforce, and we hope this service can be helpful. The […]

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  • Welcome New 2017 GLADC Members!

    Posted on April 26, 2017 by Jodi Vandenberg-Daves in Updates.

    We are pleased to welcome the following new members to the GLADC for 2017.  Organizational members make our work possible, and demonstrate a commitment to our mission of making the Greater La Crosse Area a more welcoming, inclusive place for all. Thank you for joining! ABLE, Inc. Altra Federal Credit Union Digisage Dynamic Recycling Festival […]

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