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Promoting Social Justice and Equity

March 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Registration is required. Please register here.

Hershey Area – All Things Diversity is a free series of programs coordinated by Derry Township and The Hershey Story, The Museum on Chocolate Avenue. The March installment will feature Shaashawn Dial who will present Promoting Social Justice and Equity and Creating Multi-identity Embracing Brave Dialogue.

Shaashawn is the Founder and Owner of Voycetress Media, LLC. Voycetress Media provides services that affirm and empower individuals and organizations via workshop facilitation and training on leadership, diversity, inclusion, social justice topics, and advocacy for LGBTQ+ loving communities. In addition to running her business, Shaashawn serves as Director of Social Equity & Affirmative Action for the City of Harrisburg, and as Chair of the Board of Directors of the LGBT Center of Central PA. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Administration and Leadership Studies at IUP – Dixon Center. Additional formal education includes a Masters in Public Administration from Shippensburg University, B.A. in Philosophy, Law, and Rhetoric from Stephens College, Graduate Certificate in Academic Advising in Higher Education from Kansas State University, and graduate of Diversity Leadership Academy.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations based on a disability, please contact Amy Bischof at abischof@HersheyStory.org or 717-520-5591. Seven business days advance notice of need for accommodations is requested.

This program is underwritten by Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine, The Hershey Company and Hershey Entertainment and Resorts Company.

Schedule of Events:

5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. Light Dinner

6 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. Presentation

7:15 p.m. – 7:25 p.m. Dessert

Registration is required. Please register here.


March 27
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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