Legacy is very important when it comes to actively being anti-racist, as so many of our contributions have been hidden. DMHS strives to give credit where it’s due, and also to thank those who have partnered with & supported our organization.
Contributions to Initiatives:
Gregory Whiting from Waking Wisdom PLLC: Recommended adding more Attributes for Black Provider Category regarding identity (e.g. nationality, ethnicity)
Tracy & Lashanna from Gathering Roots: Recommended re-formatting website and directory for Accessibility, and adding a category for Allies to the Provider Directory, and provided marketing feedback to recruit Providers to sign up for the directory.
Denise from Well-Play: Requested Supporter & Verified Badges, and provided feedback & suggestions on Event Page idea
Paloma, owner from Crisálida Healing & Transformation, PLLC : Recommended Adding additional categories & attributes to the Provider Directory
Morgan Watson: Recommended adding LGBTQIA+ specific category to the Provider Directory
Directory Collaboration: Gathering Roots, Y-We, Nile’s Edge, and A Sacred Passing collaborated in an outreach effort to notify Providers of Color about the directory.
Cascadia Training: Donated 5% of all proceeds to DMHS during Black History Month 2022