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SOPHIA Implicit Bias Training
Have you heard of the phrase "implicit bias" but don't know what that means? Do you want to learn how implicit bias plays a role in our daily interactions? This is an opportunity to answer those questions! SOPHIA, along with the WISDOM Implicit Bias Training Team, will be hosting an Implicit Bias Training on March 27th from 10:00am - 1:00pm via Zoom. Please register in advance for this event by filling out this form: http://bit.ly/SOPHIAImplicitBias. The Zoom link will be sent via email to all who register a couple of days prior to the training. If you have any questions, please email Elissa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOPHIA Questions the Hiring of Officer Mensah
Many members from SOPHIA met with the current Waukesha County Sheriff to question and express their concerns with the hiring of Joseph Mensah, a former Wauwatosa police officer. The Wisconsin Examiner published an article today about SOPHIA's meeting with the Sheriff as well as information about Officer Mensah's past in Wauwatosa. Click here to read the article.
Click the video to listen to Sister Barbara's testimony
Transit Equity Day Hearing
On February 4th, the chair of SOPHIA's Transit Task Force, Sister Barbara Pfarr, gave a testimony during the national Transit Equity Day hearing. Her testimony starts at 43:21 if you'd like to listen to it. Thank you Sister Barbara for taking the time to provide a testimony!
Anti Racism Change Team at United UU Congregation of Waukesha
WI State Budget Events
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SOPHIA is a 501(c)(3) organization. Staffing costs and related expenses are funded by dues, grants, individual contributions, and fundraising events. Charitable contributions to SOPHIA are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.