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National MultiCultural Institute

I spent yesterday at a diversity training in Oakland conducted by the National MultiCultural Institute (NMCI) and hosted by the Capacity Building Network (CBN). There were many lessons during the day for our work. One of the lessons that really resonated with me was about “Focusing on shared values.” What does that mean? Examples of values NMCI gave that you may share with someone (even someone who on the surface may not appear to have anything in common with you) include family, children, community wellness, responsibility, equality, and opportunity.  Read More »