Black Lives Matter of Greater Burlington (Racial Justice Collective) - PG-POC Gatherings
This group is for everyone participating in or interested in the POC Gatherings Project Group.
Mission: Connecting people of color and sharing our full identities with JOY!
- More POC Spaces for community building
- For Us By Us
- Joy! (Decompression & Celebration)
- Black Families & Villages
- POC Gathering Spaces to NOT talk about race
- Helping POC feel “home” as Vermonters
- One gathering each month
- Engaging new people (25% non-member attendance)
- Cross multiple towns/cities
- High Accessibility (childcare/carpool/dietary)
- At least one non-food gathering per quarter
- Choosing to operate from a place of peace & thriving
- Varied racial makeups