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The Diversity Unicorn: Embrace it. Here's how.

When & Where

14:15 - 15:00, Monday 3rd July 2017
Garden Room - Level 3

Track

BP

Speakers

Carol Akiwumi

Level

Inclusiveness is an essential source of profit, vitality and strength for all organisations.
Diversity and Inclusion in Fundraising is all about achieving a broad representation of experiences, perspectives, and cultures to ensure that the best possible campaigns, ideas, opportunities and solutions are considered. It intentionally creates a respectful and welcoming environment that is open to all; and appreciates the unique contributions of every member of the community. It hurts sometimes but in a fiercely competitive and evolving funding landscape, it is no longer optional. This session explores what organisations and movements need to do in order to be as effective and as noble as their missions suggest by pursuing a diverse body of constituents—from employees, to donors, to the communities in which and for which they advocate.