Spring 2017 Newsletter

by | Apr 2, 2017 | Uncategorized |

We have a lot to share about what’s been going on at The Relational Center since Fall 2016. Browse the articles by navigating through the slider appearing below this intro. Here you’ll find a message from our Executive Director, a Fundraising Update, a Featured Story, news from the Global Movement, and much much more!

From the Executive Director…

In my role as Executive Director of The Relational Center, I get the opportunity to offer a personal message to our supporters through our newsletters. Right now, I think it’s especially important to use this platform to express my deep concern for the effects of the...

Getting to Know Gabrielle

I am deeply grateful to be a part of The Relational Center community. This month marks my one-year anniversary working as an adjunct supervisor and group co-facilitator in the Community Project. I believe The Relational Center is stewarding an evolution in the field...

Breaking Isolation through Solidarity and Resistance

Since inauguration day, thousands of people have been finding their own ways to resist the changes that endanger themselves and the people they care about. Some people are newly politically activated and lots of people have already been fighting for their lives long...

Building Bridges, Not Walls

It wasn’t like me to go so long without talking with my parents in Oklahoma, but since the dreaded election, it had felt increasingly difficult to pick up the phone. My last communication with them had been weeks earlier, when I had learned how they intended to vote...

Cleveland Rocks

Cleveland, OH, houses one of the Community Action Networks supported by The Relational Center's Leadership Institute. Spearheaded by a handful of change makers, all bridged through our friend MaryAnn Kraus and the amazing folks at the Cleveland Gestalt Institute, this...

2016 Year End Appeal

The Relational Center’s annual Year-End Appeal was our most successful end-of-year campaign to date. Thanks to an incentive program devised by Kaitlin Dull, our Community Engagement Specialist, there was wide-spread participation in the campaign from staff and...