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Stand Shoulder-to-Shoulder as an Ally

In our society, we are all facing challenges – some large, some not so daunting. Our outside ‘face’ may not necessarily reflect what we are experiencing within. Some of the conflicts may be due to one or many of the “isms” – racism, sexism, classism, heterosexism,...

Hispanic Heritage Month: A Personal Reflection on Privilege

Written by our Operations Director, Griselda Garibay Privilege: Coming to America This September marks 35 years since I arrived in the United States to join my mother, thinking it a temporary visit. A U.S. citizen since 1992, I am glad I was mistaken. As a poor...

Network Beyond Bias: Seek Diverse Perspectives on Purpose

The following article is adapted from Amy Waninger’s book, Network Beyond Bias: Making Diversity a Competitive Advantage for Your Career. Is your professional network as diverse as the workforce and community around you? If not, you could be missing important...

Pennies on the Dollar: Stop the Pay Gap

Reversal of Fortune   In Spring of 2017, President Trump called for a radical change as he signed executive bills reversing the Fair Pay and Safe Workplace order. Obama placed this legislative order in 2014. The Fair Pay and Safe Workplace order mandated that...