As US racial divisions and inequities grow sharper and more painful, the work of envisioning and creating systems of authentic racial inclusion and belonging in the United States remains work in progress. We believe that reversing the trend must begin in our homes, schools, and communities with our children’s hearts and minds.
At EmbraceRace, we identify, organize – and, as needed, create – the tools, resources, discussion spaces, and networks we need to meet 4 goals:
EmbraceRace was founded in early 2016 by
two parents (one Black, the other multiracial Black/White) who set out
to create the community and gather the resources they needed (need!) to
meet the challenges they face raising children in a world where race
matters. Get to know our leaders. In addition, we are supported by our wonderful National Advisory Team.
Since that time, EmbraceRace has grown into a multiracial community of parents, teachers, experts, and other caring adults who support each other to meet the challenges that race poses to our children, families, and communities.