Planning – Start Where You Are
In case you missed last week's program, Planning - Start Where You Are, you can catch the recording here.
What can we do?
ULI St. Louis is committed to seeing St. Louis grow and thrive. For everyone.
It’s not enough to just invite our Black friends to meetings, hope they show up, and then wave when they do. It’s not enough to have a woman on a panel. And then make sure there is a person of color. It’s not enough.
It’s not enough.
As an organization with a foundation of convening people around best practices and sharing knowledge to help our communities grow and thrive, here is what we, as an organization, will be doing – or continuing to do – to end racism.
Educating ourselves. The terms:
Glossary for understanding terms around structural racism
and promoting racial equity here.
See Crossroads Anti-bias Anti-racism workshops here.
Supporting developers of color:
See the Real Estate Diversity Initiative (REDI) here.
Learning more about Racial Equity and the #2039 vision:
Understand the work of Forward through Ferguson here.
Yes, ULI is a real estate industry organization, and yes we have/the industry has played a role in the structures that led to many of the inequities we still see today. Join us in dismantling those inequities and making St. Louis truly a city for all.