Events Calendar

The Trauma of Racism
The Commission will be holding two separate sessions for this event. This session will take place on September 21st and the other session will be posted on a separate event and it will take place on September 14th. Please be sure to only sign up for the session that fits your schedule best.
A morning of impactful conversations about the effects of racism and navigating racism in the workplace.

About this Event

With racial and discriminatory tensions heightened all over the country, Fort Wayne is creating a safe space to help address some of the issues unfolding right here in our community. The Fort Wayne Metropolitan Human Relations Commission presents: Trauma of Racism with Janell & Aaron Lane of Courageous Living LLC on Monday, September 21st from 9-11am.

Training Description:

“The Trauma of Racism”

This session covers the mental, emotional, and physical cost of racism experienced by marginalized groups, including microaggression, prolonged stress response, navigating racism in the workplace, etc. This event is FREE and face masks are required. Reserve your seat, max of 25 attendees.


Janell Lane, Co-founded Courageous Living, LLC, where she has gained extensive experience in providing community outreach, diversity training, workshops, mediations, trauma & family interventions, and professional development in a variety of areas, including Restorative Interventions.
Aaron Lane, Co-founded Courageous Living, LLC, a for-profit consulting company, where he has spent the last 6 years doing motivational speaking, consulting, and program development. 


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September 21st The Trauma of Racism Event Flyer



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