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To be inclusive and welcoming, your event should: 
– Be held in a wheelchair-accessible space
– Provide ADA Accommodations upon request

Workshops

Byte Size Learning – Black and Disabled
Date: Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
Location: Zoom 
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST 
Fee: $25   
Access: ASL Provided 

For scholarship requests, captions, or other accommodations requests, please contact betsy@artsaccessinc.org by Friday, February 12th

Register Here 

A conversation about the intersectionality of racism and ableism. Is your organization doing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion work? Where does access for people with disabilities live in that work? Join us for an introductory conversation to help start thinking about how you can better include the voices of Black disabled people in your work to dismantle racism and ableism in your organization.  

Facilitator and Speaker:
LaMondre Pugh
Chief Sustainability Officer at Ruh Global 
Quick 1-minute overview of LaMondre’s Bio [YouTube]


Panelists: 
Deja Barber
Graduate Student at NC AT&T
Disability Activist
Paralympic Boccia Competitor
Graduate William Peace University 
Former Ms. Wheelchair NC 


Lynda D. Edwards
Arts Education & Culture Consultant – Community Leader – Advocate for Marginalized People 
Founder/Director of The NC Museum Of African Americans’ History & Culture 
Arts + Culture + History

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