Talking Together with Nonprofit Leaders: Are You IN? (Inclusive)

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EST)

Living in America in 2020 was exhausting for everyone. No matter your age, gender, race or sexual orientation you’ve struggled.

If we are being honest, during this time we can acknowledge the increased disparities as it relates to healthcare and racial injustices, etc.

Kyle Korver, NBA Player – Milwaukee Bucks, has a moment of self-reflection and shares his views on privilege as a white, professional athlete.

In preparation for this session, please read Kyle’s Letter here:

Let’s talk about bias, privilege and how we can all become better allies during this time of isolation and social distancing. Rather than point the finger and assume others are responsible for the lack of inclusivity without ever challenging ourselves to look in the mirror, let’s follow Kyle’s lead. The choice is YOURS! Are you IN(clusive)?

Session Goals:

  • Understand what bias is and the impacts it has
  • Understand what privilege is and what it means
  • Learn how bias/privilege influence our daily interactions
  • Discuss ways to become an active Ally

Guest Speakers:

Ricaye Harris,

Director of Diversity & Inclusion,

Milliken & Company

Ottilia Scanlon

Director of Learning and Development,

Milliken & Company

Attendees (128)

Leesa Aiken

Agency Director

South Carolina State Library

Selena Anderson

Director, Human Resources

Girl Scouts of South Carolina - Mountains to Midlands

Susan Anderson

VP of Development

Anderson Interfaith Ministries

Yolanda Anderson

Development/Donor Manager

Midlands Mediation Center

Nancy Appel

Development Director

Coastal Conservation League

Marcia Bacon


Richland County First Steps

Tatjana Beylotte

Executive Director

Charleston Jazz

Kendall Biga

Program & Operations Manager

Charleston Hope

Mandy Black

Executive Director

Little Steps

Becca Bosch

Program Sustainability AmeriCorps VISTA

NAMI Greenville

Theresa Bowles

Volunteer, Past Board Chair

Angels Charge Ministry

LaTonya Boyd

Executive Director

Chester County First Steps

Ernest Brown


North Central Family Medicine

Tara L. Burgess

Director, Finance & Grants

Children's Attention Home

Steven Burritt

Regional Executive Director

Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Caroline Byrd

VP of Corporate Development

Trident United Way

Becky Callaham

Executive Director

Safe Harbor

Alesia Carter

Executive Director

United Way of Laurens County

Anita Case

Executive Director

Affinity Health Center

Eileen Chepenik

Executive Director

Trident Literacy Association

Chelsi Conaway

Marketing and Communications Manager

The Human Services Alliance of Greater Prince William

Susan Crooks


Walt's Waltz

Beth De Santis


Fact Forward

Susan DeVenny


Arras Foundation

Oakley Dickson


Youth Corps

Alphia Dunbar

Training Consultant

SC Human Affairs Commission

Nicole Echols

Director of External Affairs

Harvest Hope Food Bank

Kelley Ezell

Executive Director

Upstate Family Resource Center

Kim Fabian

Executive Director

Greenville Center for Creative Arts

Cierra Fowler

Director of Resident and Community Engagement

Spartanburg Housing

Rachael Fulmer

SC Business Developer

Lutheran Services Carolinas

Scott Gibbs

Vice Chairperson

Beaufort Arts Council

Teresa Goodman

Executive Director

Community Initiatives, Inc.

Sara Green

Executive Director

SC Wildlife Federation

Lisa Hart

Executive Director

Carolina Teen Center

Quinn Hayes

Program & Grants Manager

Harvest Hope Food Bank

Larry Hembree

Executive DIrector

Columbia Children's Theatre

Tamara Herring

Executive Director

Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage

Dodi Hodges

Executive Director

Palmetto Literacy Council

Hannah Horne

VP of Public Policy and Programs

Hilton Head Island Bluffton Chamber of Commerce

Elizabeth Houck

Strategic Initiatives Associate

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Kimberly Howell

Director of Development

Summerville Family YMCA

Kayla Huff

Volunteer Manager

Charleston Parks Conservancy

Joe Huggins

Executive Director

Home Works of America, Inc.

Tabitha James

Strategic Developer

Rural Area Leadership Initiative-Dillon County

Cindy Johnson

Executive Director

Camp Happy Days, Inc.

Emily Juszczyk

Camp & Programs Manager

Camp Happy Days, Inc.

Lisa Larson


Just Say Something

Grace Lewis, CFRE


Pathwys Community Center

Johnnie Luehrs

Executive Director

Rural Area Leadership Initiative-Dillon County

Tessa May

Executive Director

Loaves & Fishes

Britney Mazyck

Operations Manager

Community Initiatives, Inc.

Kati McArdle

Grants Manager

Coastal Conservation League

Tish McCutchen


Jolley Foundation

Ashley Nelson

Program & Communications Officer

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Mamie Nicholson


The Self Family Foundation

Rhonda O'Banion

Manager, Public Affairs

Dominion Energy

Cheryl O'Donnell

Executive Director

Florence Crittenton Programs of SC

Kevin Patten

Vice President for Finance & Administration

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Catherine Puckett

Program Director

Nonprofit Alliance

Shelli D Quenga

Director of Programs

Palmetto Project, Inc.

Holly Raines

Volunteer and Development VISTA

St. Luke's Free Medical Clinic

Aryele Redmond

Resource Development Manager

United Way of Laurens County

Carol Reeves

Executive Director

Just Say Something

Megan Reilly

Development Director

Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services

Angie Reynolds

Director of Education

Trident United Way

Brooke Robertson

Director of Marketing & Communications

Neue South Collective

Carey Rothschild

Director, Community Health Policy and Strategy

AccessHealth Spartanburg

Geales Sands

Executive Director

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Katy Sides

Knowledge Management Officer

Hollingsworth Funds

Beth Singletary

Director of Accountability and Admin

Richland County First Steps

Addy Smith

Event & Operations Director

Anderson Arts Center

Doug Snyder

Virtual CFO | Trusted Advisor


Dayle Stewart

Community Engagement Director

Rebuild Upstate

Summer Tebalt


AccessHealth Spartanburg

Leigh Thomson

Executive Director

Dorchester Seniors, Inc.

Julie Trott

Executive Director

Habitat for Humanity of Kershaw County

Julie Walker


J.H. Walker Legacy Foundation

Zelda Waymer

President & CEO

South Carolina Afterschool Alliance

Charles Weathers

Founder & CEO

The Weathers Group

Janie Williams


V.V.Reid School

Heather Witt

Executive Director

United Way of the Piedmont

Lucy Woodhouse


Wofford College

Jessica Woolsey

Teach for America

Belle Zeigler

Executive Director

Eastern Carolina Community Foundation

Gillian Zettler

Executive Director

Charleston Wine + Food

42 Other Registered Attendees

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