Dear White Led Organizations by Calvin Eaton

In the wake of recent #BlackLivesMatter civil unrest, protests, and uprisings 540WMain (like so many other Black led organizations) received a deluge of training, workshop, and consultation requests. The following letter is an edited version of a correspondence I recently shared with one of the white leg organizations that reached out to 540WMain. As anContinue reading “Dear White Led Organizations by Calvin Eaton”

Diverse Women In Tech Spotlight | Dr. Deanna (Dee) Kimbrel

“We are pleased to spotlight Dr. Dee Kimbrel a black woman in tech Attend Diverse Women in Tech Mixer at Douglass Auditorium at 36 King Street  Friday June 14th | 5pm-7pm About Dr. Dee Dr. Deanna (Dee) Kimbrel has worked as a diversity and inclusion practitioner, educator, entrepreneur, and administrator for the last 13 years.Continue reading “Diverse Women In Tech Spotlight | Dr. Deanna (Dee) Kimbrel”

540WMain Partners with The Rochester Artist Collaborative for Inaugaral Artists Talk Panel | June 8

540 is thrilled to partner with Rochester Artist Collaborative for the inaugural “Artists Talk” Event Saturday June 8th // 2pm-4pm Douglass Auditorium at 36 King Street Why We Need Art, Culture and Diversity in Rochester? Natasha Chen Christensen will moderate the discussion with the topic featuring prolific Rochester female artists: Olivia Kim Dulce Ruiz Rae DaContinue reading “540WMain Partners with The Rochester Artist Collaborative for Inaugaral Artists Talk Panel | June 8”