Everyone can make a difference no matter where they are in the organization… Let us show you how!
What is the Bridge Builder’s Workshop?
→ A live, online workshop to practice action-oriented DEI techniques
→ A safe space where you can expand your knowledge
→ A place to learn how everyone can engage with DEI in an organization
You’ll discover how YOU can create meaningful connections and make a positive impact with DEI!
"Deanna & Justin are incredibly competent, skilled and very engaging DEI leaders and facilitators. I learned a ton in a very engaging format, was able to interact positively with other summit participants, and will use what I've learned immediately."
"Deanna and Justin bring powerful story telling, data sharing and learning techniques to critical and challenging work of equity, dignity and justice. As a participant, I entered the space feeling a little stuck. I left feeling motivated and armed with practical application tips."
We’ll share valuable skills to help you identify your individual strengths and role in DEI work, plus…
Tools to determine what kind of support you need as you step up as an ally and where to find it
How to identify the types of bridge builders in your workplace and practical, tangible ways to get them on board
A plan to confidently work within your organization's current structures while creating impactful changes
Strategies to challenge and inspire anyone who feels hesitant to make your organization a more equitable, diverse, and inclusive space
Meet Your Hosts
Founder and CEO, Uplifting Impact
Deanna Singh is the founder of Uplifting Impact, and author of Actions Speak Louder. She’s spent almost 20 years researching, designing, and building asset-based solutions to complex social challenges.
She has been recognized as a leading authority in building innovative opportunities within underserved communities. Her intention is to create more equitable, inclusive, and profitable environments and help you engage more authentically with everyone in your communities.
Co-founder, Uplifting Impact
Justin Ponder knows how to masterfully weave the academic with the practical, the political with the personal so people can better appreciate the complexity of the issues while finding clarity about their responsibilities. He is a professor of ethnic studies, African American studies, and ethnic minority literature.
Dr. Ponder has helped organizations and leaders consider connections between the historical past, the social present, and a more just future.
… Together we’ll break down valuable skills, tools, and techniques you can use right away to be a changemaker in your workplace!
SAVE MY SPOT
"If you are looking to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion both in your company and your personal life, this is the summit for you and your team members."
AMY LORENZ, Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division
"This summit helped enrich my soul, open my mind, and challenge myself in general. Big thank you!"
CHASE KUEHNER, Anheuser-Busch InBev