La Crosse Black History Month Essay Contest

February 10, 2023

Write about a black individual who has inspired and motivated you for the opportunity to earn a $500 college scholarship.  Essays should be 1,000 words or less! Please email for contest guideline. Essays are due on February 15, 2023 […]

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Enduring Families Project Screening

February 1, 2023

Join us for an evening with the Enduring Families Project. Begun as a bus tour in 2018, this important and growing theatre project brings to life the stories of early African Americans who lived in La Crosse from its beginnings. […]

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City of La Crosse Equity & Diversity Survey

November 17, 2022

La Crosse’s Racial Equity Team has launched a survey to better learn about how people use city services. It also asks if people think the city is being inclusive, and how comfortable people feel using city services like police and fire, libraries, and voting facilities. The Racial Equity Team will use the findings to create an equity action plan.

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2022 Rebuilding for Learning Summit

October 12, 2022

Whole Child, Whole Family, Whole Community…there is a place for everyone in this work. Join us on November 4 to discover your role. Session topics will focus on ensuring that all kids within our community are mentally healthy, safe from abuse and neglect, out of the criminal justice system, in school and ready to learn, and on track to graduate.

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Hispanic Heritage Month

September 16, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) celebrates the culture and contributions of Americans tracing their roots to Spain, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Spanish-speaking nations of the Caribbean. 

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You’re Invited! Home Ownership & Wealth Focus Group for Black, Indigenous & People of Color

September 7, 2022

We are currently creating Black, Indigenous & People of Color focus groups to provide a space to discuss a variety of important topics related to the lived experiences of what was, what is, and what could be for Black, Indigenous & People of Color in home ownership along with the opportunities, perceptions, and barriers that exist in the 7 Rivers Region.

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GLADC’s Annual Conference – 2022

August 17, 2022

Join us Thursday, October 6th from 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM in person at the Lunda Center or online. We’ll be collaborating with local organizations, local and national speakers, and educators to build an understanding of different DEI practices and the connection (intersectionality) among them.

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GLADC’S First Annual Members’ Forum

August 1, 2022

Join us at our First Annual Member’s Forum. A virtual event! August 18th, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM What is keeping you connected and excited about the work your organization and GLADC are doing on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion […]

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Wisconsin Senior Employment (WISE)

July 20, 2022

The WISE Program provides adults, age 55 and better, with training and part-time paid work experience in community service based organizations. The on-the-job experience helps develop and improve skills necessary for permanent employment.

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August Ball

July 11, 2022

Enduring Families Project, B.L.A.C.K, Hope Restores, and Black Student Leaders presents: August Ball Formal Dinner & Dance August 6th, 2022 6:00 PM Doors open at 5:30 PM The Bluffs Ball Room – University of Wisconsin La Crosse 521 East Avenue […]

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Lunch & Learn Keynote Proactive and Preventative Approaches to Employee Mental Wellness

Join Future Cain in an insightful 90-minute keynote on “Proactive and Preventative Approaches to Employee Mental Wellness.” Drawing from her extensive work and the latest research, Cain will explore innovative […]

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Multi­cultural Resource Guide

This guide lists established and emerging resources that reflect and celebrate cultural diversity in our area.

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