On Tuesday, September 15, bishops of Province I, including Bishop Ely, joined the Rev. Karen Montagno, chair of the Province I MultiCultural Awareness Task Force for a webcast discussion about racism. “It is my delight to join my colleagues for this important web conference,” said Bishop Ely, who shared statistics about Vermont, and the ways in which we are engaging in the work of racial justice and cultural competency. At least twenty-eight participants joined in the conversation, texting questions and comments as the discussion unfolded. The full webcast was recorded, and can be viewed online.
This was the first of monthy third tuesday planned cultural competency web conversations. Please see the Province I website for more information.