Anishinaabe Racial Justice Coalition
July 2018 Meeting
Date - Monday July 2nd 2018 - 10 am - 6 pm
Location - Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Community, Manistee, MI
Powwow Grounds - US-31 near the casino behind the BP. 2596 US-31, Manistee, MI 49660
Aki Maadiziwin Community Center - 2953 Shaw Be Quo-Ung Manistee, MI 49660, Naaminitigong, Anishinaabe Aki
Please note - We will start our meeting at the Little River Powwow Grounds in the morning and move over to the community center in the afternoon.
10:00 – 11:00 am - Opening prayer and drum at the powwow grounds. Background, mission and vision of the Native Justice Coalition. Overall goals of the Native Justice Coalition and our goal to build an Anishinaabe Racial Justice Coalition by and for our communities.
11:00 – 12:00 pm - Sharing stories on racism – an open discussion.
12:00 – 1:00 pm - Lunch on your own.
1:00 – 2:30 pm - Breakout sessions to discuss racism towards our people.
2:30 – 2:45 pm - Head over to Aki Maadiziwin Community Center.
2:45 – 3:15 pm - Report back to larger group with a time for Q&A.
3:15 – 4:45 pm - Discussion and action – how will we build a larger Anishinaabe Racial Justice Coalition. When is our next meeting?
4:45 – 5:00 pm - Break
5:00 – 6:00 pm - Dinner & Networking