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2023 Conference on Racial Equity & Social Transformation (REST)

June 15 - June 16 2023

Doors open at 8:30 a.m. daily
Norfolk State University 700 Park Ave., Norfolk, VA 23504

YWCA South Hampton Roads features the Annual Conference on R.E.S.T – Racial Equity & Social Transformation, in partnership with the Center for African-American Public Policy. The conference brings together Hampton Roads community members with the goal of advancing racial justice and equity issues in policies, institutions and culture.

R.E.S.T. is a training ground for those interested in learning more and leaning into the effects of injustices and inequities. Through information-collaboration-activation, participants will learn and build best practices with a long-term goal of building a blueprint for the transformational change needed to build an antiracist Hampton Roads.

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