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July 2022

Using Asset-Based Language to Reclaim BIPOC Narratives

July 8 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, 5049 E Broadway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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Please note: this meeting will be held in person at the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona at our old morning time. See below for details & COVID precautions. Single narratives often create stereotypes which are deficit-framed, incomplete and harmful. The use of asset-based language in fundraising emphasizes the strengths, aspirations, and contributions of communities of color. By honoring the work of people of color rather than portraying them as recipients of charity, they themselves can lead systemic change efforts in…

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September 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrating our Valuable Cultures and Contributions Through the Lens of Advocacy and Fundraising

September 9 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, 5049 E Broadway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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The rich multi-culturalism of the Latino & Hispanic cultures has contributed immensely to our society. We will examine this cultural intersection to better foster philanthropy based on genuine relationship building & avoid the pitfalls of transactional philanthropy. Edna Meza Aguirre (she/her/ella) JD, CFRE A first-generation Tucson native, Edna is fluently bilingual and bicultural. She received her B.A. from the University of Arizona and law degree from the Sandra Day O'Connor School of Law. Edna self identifies as BIPOC/Latinx and she is…

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