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Events Committee

The events committee is responsible for the preparation for and planning of events. They will assist in the many nuances of events such as staffing choices, venue locating and much more.

Membership Committee

The membership committee is responsible for keeping track of current members as well as attracting new ones. They will craft a network of individuals in order to further promote the council and invite in new members. They will also create strategies for ensuring engagement among current members.

Women's Committee

The women’s committee is responsible for ensuring that women are intentionally and fully included in racial justice affairs. They will make certain that women are advocated for and heard within all matters related to racial justice.

Volunteer Committee

The volunteer committee is responsible for onboarding new volunteers. They will introduce newcomers to committees and connect with them with their collaborators.

Fundraising Committee

The fundraising committee is responsible for building relationships externally and raising money to meet the Racial Justice Institute’s ongoing financial needs. They will establish a fundraising plan, take the lead in outreach efforts and are responsible for the involvement of all board members in fundraising.

Marketing Committee

The marketing committee is responsible for creating awareness of the work done by the Racial Justice Institute. They promote events, draft marketing campaigns, and create advertising and social media content for the council and council events.

Program Committee

The program committee is responsible for all programs run by the council. They will determine logistics such as timing, location, staffing, and scope of all programs run by the institute.

Racial Justice Index Committee

The scorecard committee is responsible for collection of data regarding the racial justice scorecard. They will collaborate with companies to collect data regarding their demographics to use for the publishing of the scorecard.

**Please note that other committees will be added based on the suggestion of our members and volunteers.