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Cristina Jiménez, Executive Director and Co-Founder of United We Dream (@CrisAlexJimenez), gave this presentation on July 18, 2018, as part of a plenary session at United Philanthropy Forum’s 2018 Annual Conference in Boston.
In the session, entitled “Changing the Narrative,” which focused on changing the false narratives that have been told in our country about communities of color, Jiménez asked participants to be unapologetic in talking about the inclusive country that we want to build together.
She shared the stage for this session with Sarah Eagle Heart of Native Americans in Philanthropy, Michael McAfee of PolicyLink, and Shaw Pong Liu of Code Listen.
This video was previously published on the United Philanthropy Forum's website in August 2018.
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