2020 Eastside Race and Equity Summit

Bridging History and Story: Building the Next Chapter for Racial Equity

September 26, 2020

Community summit hosted by the Eastside Race and Leadership Coalition and Eastside For All. Sponsored by the cities of Kirkland, Bellevue, Redmond, Issaquah, and Sammamish in East King County, Washington.

Keynote Speaker, Mr. Delbert Richardson, a Community Scholar, Ethnomuseumologist, Second Generation Storyteller, and Creator of the National Awarding Winning American History Traveling Museum: The Unspoken Truths.

Mr. Richardson provided local historical context for the Black Lives Matter movement as community members gathered for a live online event to learn about local racial justice efforts and engage in conversation about next steps. Featuring youth poet and activist, Bitaniya Giday, with a closing by Ocheami, Drumming for Black Lives.

For event materials including links and contact info, please visit https://eastsideforall.org/event-resources/