We Rise Together is an innovation hub leadership development program that provides insights, tools, and tactics to equip community leaders with the necessary skills needed to build bridges in a quickly evolving cultural landscape. The materials in this section are meant for session participants.

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Meeting Artifacts
Session 4 Presentation

This is the presentation from Session 4 on 3/19/2021.

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Session 3 Presentation

This is the presentation from Session 3 on 3/5/2021.

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Session 2 Presentation

This is the presentation from Session 2 on 2/19/2021.

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Session 1 Presentation

This is the presentations from Session 1 on 2/5/2021.

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Session 4 Roleplay & Homework
Session 4 Pre-work

Please go through and complete the homework outlined in the document. Please allow 2 hours to go through it all and utilize the document to write in reflections and thoughts. This does not need submitted. Please have on hand for session 4.

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Session 3 Roleplay

Practice scenarios outlined in the roleplay document with your LaunchBox or Innovation Hub team. Feedback received from session 3 indicated people wanted more examples and guidance on roleplaying scenarios so this document was created to provide examples of moments in which bias can creep into support programs for entrepreneurship.

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Featured Reading
Article about intersectionality

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Natural resources rubric.

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Politics of respectability

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Redlining

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A primer on the school to prison pipeline

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Color of the Law Book

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The New Jim Crow

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Pre-Event Materials
Pre-reading materials

Grab your favorite drink, get comfortable, and dig into some reading to prepare yourself for the first session.

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Pre-event intake survey

Please complete this survey to provide the Black & Brown Founders team context to create the best experience for attendees.

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Program Information
About Black & Brown Founders

Learn more about the Black & Brown Founders team that will be leading the educational programming and discussion.

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Program Expectations & Code of Conduct

You may only participate in these sessions if you plan to be an active participant. Please review expectations and code of conduct prior to attendance.

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Session Information
Session Agenda’s

Preview the first two sessions agendas.

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Master Invite List

View the complete list of invitees for the We Rise Together leadership development program sessions.

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