September 24, 2019

Resilient 2020 | From Susan B. Anthony to RGB: The history, resilience and call to community

The Utah Women's Giving Circle, a grassroots group formed in 2011 to change the statistics for women in Utah, in collaboration with the Community Foundation of Utah and Better Days 2020, will host Resilience 2020, a series of three timely virtual dialogues toward reigniting Utah’s spirit of community, generosity and resilience in the face of challenge.

Session 1: The History of Women Reinventing the World

Thursday, October 15th from 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Speakers: Katherine Kitterman and Tiffany Greene of Better Days 2020

Ms. Kitterman and Ms. Greene will paint the historical backdrop of how women have led forward in times of difficulty, coming together to create the cultural movements that shaped our state, nation and world for the better; this year in particular being marked by the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the 150th anniversary of Utah women being the first to vote in the nation.

Register for Session 1


Session 2: Triaging Resilience in the Midst of Crisis

Thursday, November 5th 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Resilience expert, Em Capito, LCSW, MBA, RYT

Ms. Capito will share a research-based tangible framework for triaging our personal resilience along with the strategic shifts that deepen our roots, for ourselves, our families and our teams, toward the collective resilience that will lead our communities into the reinvention and renewal ahead.

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Session 3: New Possibilities Amidst the Unraveling

Thursday, November 12th 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Sara Jones, CEO of InclusionPro

Ms. Jones will talk about how to identify opportunities in the midst of turmoil. She will remind us that unraveling our expectations gives us space, freedom, and clear eyes to see things differently. Come be refreshed, renewed and reinspired to make impact in new ways.

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As our community nonprofits struggle to meet increased demand, Utah families continue to face an uncertain future. This series of talks is open to all and aims to shift the conversation from reactivity to tangible strategies to respond – as an individual, a family, and as a community.


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