Alliance for Cultural and Ethnic Harmony (ACEH) | Not in Our Town

Alliance for Cultural and Ethnic Harmony (ACEH)

About this group

  • Group Name: Alliance for Cultural and Ethnic Harmony (ACEH)
  • Regular meetings: 2nd Friday of each month

Activities, Challenges & Lesssons Learned

ACTION HIGHLIGHTS

Networking, advocacy, weekly distribution of information about diversity and multicultural events and issues; youth outreach; Hearts in Harmony program that facilitates intentional relationships across cultures.  Support and a "safe space" for people and groups affected by racism and prejudice. 

CHALLENGES

Creating awareness of issues; battling community apathy.

LESSONS

Individuals, working together, can create a community atmosphere of welcome and respect.  It's hard work and takes perserverance and patience.

ALLIES

Ethnic, diversity, community, and some faith-based groups in West Michigan.