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Women's Policy Forum to discuss race relations

Posted July 6, 2018

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The Women’s Policy Forum of Tarrant County will host an interactive discussion with the City of Fort Worth’s Task Force on Race and Culture at 11:30 a.m. July 11 at Colonial Country Club, 3735 Country Club Drive. The program will include a presentation from co-chairs of the 23-member task force to update the Women’s Policy Forum and engage with members on ways to create a more inclusive community.

The panelists will include three of the task force’s four co-chairs: Rosa Navejar, Lillie Biggins and Bob Ray Sanders. Assistant City Manager Fernando Costa, who provides staff support for the Race and Culture Task Force, will also assist with the meeting.

“The Women’s Policy Forum is committed to exploring issues that affect the lives of women and our community. This program will further that goal,” said Karen Myers, chair of the Women’s Policy Forum. “Our members have ranked diversity among the most important issues of concern to our organization.”

The Women’s Policy Forum of Tarrant County is an organization of influential women who investigate and support policies and initiatives that will effect positive change for Tarrant County women and the community. Objectives are to increase the visibility of women in Tarrant County, foster relationships with others and assist in agenda building.

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