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Diversity

Date:
June 23, 1999
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Sweet House
254 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

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Organized by:
Jeff Seaver
Phone: (616) 892-9300
Email: jeff@cfimichigan.org

Description:

This meeting’s topic was on “Diversity” and was moderated by Tharani Jayaratnam, a FAOWM member who heads up a diversity panel at her place of employment in addition to her main duties. Tharani has a unique insight into this issue from “both sides of the diversity coin as she was born into a high caste family in Sri Lanka but was also a member of an ethnic minority in her country, which has fought for a separate state. She has seen life from the point of view of the oppressed and the oppressor.

About Tharani Jayaratnam

FAOWM member, "white collar coolie"