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Advancing the Dream – a community conversation on race equity and trust

January 14, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm EST

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Community change starts with honest conversations.

Join leaders from United Way of Northeast Florida, Historic Eastside and the Jacksonville Jaguars for a conversation that honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., addresses racial disparities, and discusses the importance of equity and trust in creating change in Northeast Florida.


Thursday, Jan. 14
5:30 – 7 p.m.
Virtual on Zoom


Space is limited. Register below to reserve your spot. 


You’ll learn how these groups are leveraging their partnerships and platforms to advocate for neighborhood equity in Jacksonville. Don’t miss this chance to join the conversation.



Rudy F. Jamison Jr., Ed.D.
Assistant Director, Urban Education
and Community Initiatives at UNF,
Center for Urban Education and Policy

Mark Lamping
President, Jacksonville Jaguars

Suzanne Pickett
President and CEO, Historic Eastside
Community Development Corporation

T-Neisha Tate
Vice President, Social Responsibility
and Impact, Jacksonville Jaguars




This event is the official kickoff of the 2021

Root & Rebuild is an annual event series on the Historic Eastside that advocates for race equity and inspires action. More details on the 2021 series are coming soon.

Partners include:
The Eastside Brotherhood • Historic Eastside Community Development Corporation • Melanin Market • United Way of Northeast Florida


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January 14, 2021
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm EST
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Virtual with Zoom