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Guest Speaker: Serisha Iyar
February 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Serisha Iyar (she/her) is the Founder and Executive Director of Leading in Colour, a community organization dedicated to providing racialized youth with the necessary tools, resources and skills training needed to conduct advocacy efforts in and for their communities. Born on the traditional territory of the Kanien’kehà:ka in Tiohtià:ke/Montreal, where her family landed as refugees from iKwaZulu-Natali/KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa; Serisha spent most of her life on Huron territory in the small town of Georgetown, ON and now resides in Odàwàng/Ottawa, the unceeded territory of the Algonquin.
Serisha is committed to operating on foundational frameworks of anti-oppression including decolonization, anti-racism and intersectional feminism, drawing from liberation and womanist theologies.
Join us as Serisha shares her wisdom on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86101256754