"Bridging Understanding from the Black-American Experience and Perspective"
2016 Sign Up FAQ
HOW DO I KNOW WHAT SIGN UP FORM TO USE?
Sacramento Faces Race is a diverse event so we have three different sign up sheets: participants, volunteers, and event proposals. Please read the category descriptions below to help you figure out which form(s) you'd like to use. The orange tiles link to the correct form for each category.
Do you have an idea for a Teach-In? Do you also have the know-how and resources (space-borrowed or owned, marketing, experts, etc.) to offer it to the community-at-large? While all spaces have capacity and other kinds of limitations, are you able to advertise your event to the public? If so, this is the right category for you! Click on the title to get to our Event Registration.
EQUITY ORGANIZATION’S INITIATIVE- ONBOARDING / PROMOTION
GREAT! Sounds like you have an established organization that has expertise in developing and engaging the public in race-based programming. You have community projects going on all-the-time. We are excited to support you and use SFR to promote your devoted work! Just click on the title above to reach our Event Registration page and let us know about your work!
ORGANIZATIONAL PARTICIPANT SIGN-UP
This is the category for established organizations with a membership or relationship to a community who is passionate about learning more about race and racism. You may or may not have all the resources you need, but we'd be happy to share information about our community accessible Teach-Ins to your group members! If this sounds like you, use the title to reach our Participant Registration page and sign up as a member group!
HOST / RESOURCE PROPOSAL
Do you have a space and / or some resources that may be helpful? You'd love to have a Teach-In at your location or a location you’ve reserved, but you need the experts, with all their wisdom and Teach-In materials, to come to you. Fill out our Volunteer Sign Up by clicking the title of this section!
UNTRAINED TEACH-IN HOST
If you'd like to host a private teach-in (non-published), but you need some support, we are here to help you! Click on the title of this section to reach our Event Registration page and let us know what you have in mind!
Wow! You’re on top of things. Tell us more about your relevant speaker, so we can spread the word! Sign up on our Event Registration page using the title of this section.
RACIAL JUSTICE EDUCATOR SIGN-UP
Wuhoo! You’re enthusiastic about using your training to engage in community dialogue about race and racism. We are grateful for your training and time! Tell us more about you and we will work to link you with a training opportunity. Use the title of this section to sign-up using our Volunteer form and add your name to our racial justice educator list.
INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT SIGN-UP
Are you passionate about racial justice and want to volunteer? We have need for all sorts of volunteers. Sign up on our Participant Registration page using the title of this section and tell us more about yourself!
WHAT IS A TEACH-IN?
You’ve heard of Sit-Ins. They are a form of protest to bring about awareness of a particular social injustice as seen through the eyes of a particular part of our citizenry. A Teach-In goes beyond that awareness. It is an action that an entire community can take to aid in further understanding social injustice while hearing many perspectives to bring about a resolution. To learn more about how to run your own Teach-In, please visit our How To page.
WHAT IS A READ-IN?
You’ve heard of Sit-Ins. They are a form of protest to bring about awareness of a particular social injustice as seen through the eyes of a particular part of our citizenry. A Teach-In goes beyond that awareness. It is an action that an entire community can take to aid in further understanding social injustice while hearing many perspectives to bring about a resolution.