Events


Healing the Heart of America

June 14, 2020

Jean and Cindy Wigglesworth facilitated an online event organized by Reverend Karen Tudor.

After the murder of George Floyd and the overwhelming response in our country and around the world, powerful emotions and troubling questions have arisen in our spiritual community. The leaders of Healing the Heart of America have created an opportunity to hear from one another and to share our experience of these days as we determine the meaning this has for our own lives and for our country.

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2020 Premier Public Health Conference

March 2, 2020

 

Jean and Stephanie will have an exhibitor table at the Conference this year.

The Conference's purpose is to improve state and local health department practices in workforce development with the focus of maintaining, retaining and recruiting public health professionals.

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Power Tools for Nonprofits Conference

November 20, 2019

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Jean and Amy spoke at the annual  Power Tools for Nonprofits Conference on "Overcoming Stereotype Threat through Conscious Use of Self". 

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Excellence in Diversity Summit

September 19-20, 2019

Stephanie and Jean were chosen to be workshop presenters at the Excellence in Diversity Summit: Reshaping the Story of Your Career held by the National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA).

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NBHP Annual Meeting

September 11, 2019

Jean was the Keynote Speaker at the Network of Behavioral Health Providers' 2019 Annual Meeting: Solving Today's Ethical Dilemmas.

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Amazon's Conversation on Race and Ethnicity

April 2-3, 2019

Jean had the honor to present at Amazon's 2nd Annual Conversations on Race and Ethnicity. 1100 enthusiastic Amazon employees were there and thousands more online. Their commitment to transformation work in the company and themselves was heart-warming.

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Foy Family Legacy

January, 2019

 

Stephanie Foy, Amy Hageman, and Barbara Walling (Stephanie's mother and Amy's grandmother) have been recognized by Twelve Days of Christmas, Inc. Houston Chapter for their work at the Unity of Houston and for their overwhelming contribution to their community.

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NASW TX State Conference

October 11, 2018

Jean and Stephanie were the opening plenary keynote at the 42nd Annual NASW Texas State Conference's Moving Social Justice Forward held in Arlington, TX. Jean spoke about “Inspiring Positive Social Change in Today’s Political Landscape”.

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University of Houston Magazine

Spring, 2019

Jean was featured in the University of Houston Magazine interviewed by Francine Parker.

In the article, Jean talks about her personal life, passion for social work and the impact she hopes she has had on her students.

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A Conversation on
Race & Privilege

September 4, 2016

Jean had the privilege to moderate a conversation between Angela Davis and Jane Elliott at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. This event is a student-led series of Social Justice Solutions.

Click here to read more about the event and see the full video of the conversation.