Please direct engagement inquiries to Cynthia Pesantez, Community Engagement & Operations Director ~ cynthia@debbyirving.com

2020 Engagements

January 16 ~ Harpeth Hall ~ Nashville, TN
January 20 ~ Colby College with Black Girl In Maine ~ Waterville, ME
January 22 ~ SUNY Erie ~ Williamsville, NY ***Further information here
January 23 ~ SUNY Erie Diversity Academy ~ Williamsville, NY
January 28 ~ St. Mary’s Episcopal School ~ Memphis, TN
January 29 ~ St. Mary’s Episcopal School ~ Memphis, TN
January 31 ~ The Encouraging Place ~ Raleigh, NC ***Link to register
February 1 ~ The Encouraging Place ~ Raleigh, NC
February 8 ~ St. Ignatius of Loyola Church ~ Newton, MA ***Further information here
February 9 ~ Tell Me The Truth: Exploring the Heart of Cross-Racial Conversations with Black Girl In Maine ~ Glastonbury, CT *** Further information here
February 21 ~ Harford County Schools ~ Aberdeen, MD
February 25 ~ New Ventures West ~ Webinar
March 5 ~ South Carolina Program for Infant/Toddler Care ~ Mount Pleasant, SC
March 11 ~ Shaker Heights ~ Shaker Heights, OH *** Link to Register

WEBINARS & ONLINE ENGAGEMENTS

March 24 ~ Food Solutions New England Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge Intro Webinar
April 2 ~ YWCA Cambridge with Rev Irene Monroe
April 9 ~ National Cathedral School
April 16 ~ 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge Launch
April 20 ~ The Privilege Institute Coffee with the Founder
May 28 ~ IDEAS Conference with Claudia Fox Tree
June 2 ~ New England Sports Network (NESN)
June 2 ~ How to Use Your Privilege For Good Part I – with Malia Lazu, Verna Myers, and Suzanne Goldstein
June 4, 8, 17 ~ Framingham State University Racial Equity Institute
June 16 ~ Slalom Consulting Boston
June 18 ~ How to Use Your Privilege For Good Part II – with Malia Lazu, Verna Myers, and Suzanne Goldstein
June 19 ~ Vice.com
June 19 ~ African Heritage, Inc. 10th Juneteenth Program
June 23 ~ YWCA Cambridge, MA
June 24 ~ YWCA Greater Capital Region Mission 2020 Series
June 26 ~ National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE)
June 30 ~ Harvard Virtual Book Club
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 ~ Dismantling Racism (And All The Other “Isms”) with DiDi Delgado
July 6 ~ Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
July 7 ~ St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Winston-Salem, NC
July 13 ~ Darien, CT Library
July 16 ~ YWCA Elmira, NY
July 18 ~ Calvary Episcopal Church, Cincinnati, OH
July 21 ~ Seattle Equity Summit with Shay Stewart-Bouley/Black Girl in Maine
August 3 ~ DEI Council of Colorado
August 4 ~ YWCA-Greater Capital Region Board of Directors
August 5 ~ Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES NY
August 11 ~ OPEN Oral Health Network
August 18 ~ Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
August 19 ~ Wolfeboro NH Public Library
August 20 ~ First Parish of Norwell MA
August 21 ~ Mountain Sky Conference of the United Methodist Church
August 24 ~ Episcopal High School
August 25 ~ ALSAC St. Jude’s
August 25 ~ Groton MA SEED
August 28 ~ Episcopal High School
September 1 ~ Thayer Academy
September 21 ~ University of Wisconsin Credit Union
September 23 ~ University of Wisconsin Credit Union
September 24 ~ Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber ***Link coming soon
September 28 ~ University of Wisconsin Credit Union
September 29 ~ Memorial Hall Library ***Link coming soon
September 30 ~ Wayland Free Public Library with Shay Stewart-Bouley/Black Girl in Maine ***Link coming soon
October 6 ~ Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences with Shay Stewart-Bouley/Black Girl in Maine

Due to COVID-19, Debby is moving events online or postponing to a later date. If you’re interested in a virtual event, please contact cynthia@debbyirving.com. Check back here and we will keep you posted about public events.

*** event is open to the public

2019 Engagements
2018 Engagements
2017 Engagements
2016 Engagements
2015 Engagements
2014 Engagements
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