Jackson Center Initiatives
The Jackson Center Proudly Presents: The Community Conversations Initiative
What is it?
The Community Conversation Initiative, an outgrowth of the 2015-2017 Lackey Chapel Social Justice Meetings facilitated by Marva Lackey, is a project sponsored by Coastal Carolina University's Jackson Family Center for Ethics and Values.
- Create a safe space for community conversations that feature compassionate listening and openness to diversity as a foundation for empowering and supporting the growth and development of social justice intitiatives.
- Develop the capacity of members of the initiative to facilitate the creation of community conversation circles in a variety of locations in Horry County.
- Develop programming related to this intitiative for the Jackson Family Center.
Fall 2018 SHARED TEXTS
Bailey, Isaac. My Brother Moochie - Regaining Dignity in the Face of Crime, Poverty, and Racism in the American South. New York: Other Press, 2018.