Midday Gathering: Safe Spaces and One Officer's Journey

Wednesday, October 06, 2021, 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Location: First United Methodist Church of San Diego, 2111 Camino del Rio South, San Diego, CA US 92108

Room: Linder Lounge and Zoom

First Church continues its Wednesday Midday Gathering program in-person and via Zoom.
If you can't make it to our event in-person we hope that you make plans to join via Zoom video conferencing and enjoy the company of friends while hearing from a variety of speakers we've line up for this fall series. The programs will begin at 12:15 PM.

RSVP by Tuesday October 5


Program: 
Safe Spaces and One Officer's Journey

Speaker: San Diego Police Department Officer Christine Garcia
Join us as we hear from Officer Garcia about her journey in becoming a local police officer and about the Safe Spaces Program, which is geared towards helping businesses establish themselves as a safe place for victims of hate crimes and harassment.

Bio of Speaker: Officer Christine Garcia works for the San Diego Police Department and is also the LGBTQ Community Liaison Officer. She focuses on training officers in the areas of diversity; emphasizing the importance of cultural, racial, and ethnic backgrounds to provide citizens with dignity and respect despite these differences.

 

 

 

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