Through our research and experience, we have to come to understand that when compounded over time, specific practices and policies create and recreate unequal opportunity thereby becoming deeply entrenched and self-perpetuating. We support organizations to advance racial equity by addressing these practices.
While this is not an exhaustive list of action steps. Upon execution of contract, Initiate Equity would share a more robust process with their partner organization:
- Analyzing an organization’s current outcomes and their root causes.
- Including those most disadvantaged by current policies and practices to help frame solutions to address outcomes.
- Incorporating a racial equity impact assessment to the strengthen the proposal(s) and maximize organizational resources (i.e. time and money).