Workshop participants will engage in a comprehensive exploration of how racism shapes American institutions, often without our conscious understanding that it is doing so. Applicants should be individuals in positions to take knowledge gained in the workshop back to their colleagues, institutions and wider communities. The goal is to foster local work groups that will […]

We believe that all people are members of one race: the Human Race. The elimination of racism from our communities is not just an aspiration; it is a spiritual imperative that requires sustained, persistent action. Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of the month, Mid-Hudson Heritage Center, 317 Main Street, Poughkeepsie Contact: Janne Dooley, 347-834-5081,,

Has health insurance failed you or someone you know? Did you know that a universal health care bill has passed the NYS Assembly for four years and is proposed again this year? Join us for light refreshments and sharing stories. Learn how New York Health promises much-needed relief from ever-increasing premiums, exorbitant deductibles and denial […]