November 2021

Come check in with peers: Action Steps on Undoing Racism and Ableism

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Have you been attending the RACE + DISABILITY webinars? Are you struggling to get started on your journey to address racism and ableism? Or have you taken some steps you’d like to share with others. Join us for this lunchtime conversation on December 13, noon-1:30 pm ET, where you’ll have … Read More >

Coming up soon! Race + Disability: The Student Experience of School Policing webinar on December 1

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When police are present in schools, what are the consequences for students of color and students with disabilities? This webinar will focus on the experience of students who are disproportionately impacted by school policing and the external efforts to elevate their experiences. Presenters: Dr. Claire Cohen, who has practiced child … Read More >

FISA Foundation awards new grants that promote equity and justice for women, girls, and people with disabilities

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FISA Foundation is proud to announce new grants of nearly $475,000 to 16 nonprofit organizations to advance equity and justice for women, girls, and people with disabilities. Under its new strategic plan, adopted in July 2021, FISA Foundation committed to addressing structural racism in its work and is particularly pleased … Read More >