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Targeted Participant Population   

Fees (as of 2010)
National Multicultural Institute (NMCI) Provides web-based trainings, publications, coaching and mentoring, and a yearly conference. Employees and volunteers looking to improve cultural competency and skills working in diverse environments $10-$170 (publications only)
Prism International Offers consulting, internet-based and in-person training on cross-cultural communication, harassment prevention, and diversity and inclusion. Programs target working professionals in public, private, and nonprofit fields to improve working efficiency, competence in conflict resolution, and diversity sensitivity skills. $10-$20 (publications only)

The People's Institute  

Provides training workshops with dialogue, presentations and role-playing, web-lectures and runs conferences with training and workshops yearly. “Undoing Racism” training is intended to provide tools to confront societal and institutional racism. Workshops are for individuals, communities, organizations and institutions wishing to help in dismantling systemic racism within their organizations $350 a person (workshops)
Knowing Who You Are Training Offers a three-part diversity training system through e-learning, videos and in-person consulting. Training targets CASA/GAL volunteers, social workers, judges, and other stakeholders in the child welfare system. Free (video and e-learning)
Center For Healing Racism The Center for Healing Racism believes that the human race is essentially one and that racism is a learned behavior that can be unlearned. It is our goal to open up a dialogue that will educate people, which is one of the most powerful tools to fight prejudice. By working together, we can heal racism and bring positivity and empowerment to every race. The center recognizes the benefits derived from active coalition building with other groups and associations that share a commitment to racial justice. None listed
National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI)

Provides training, workshops, certifications and organizational assessments to improve cultural competence and collaboration among diverse groups.

Programs target leaders in corporations, government and law enforcement agencies, students and other organizations. $900 (35 hour institute), $117 (one-night workshops)
The Diversity Training Group Private consulting firm that provides printed training materials for improving workplace diversity and cultural sensitivity. Programs target professionals in private, nonprofit and governmental organizations. $20-$150 (publications)
Maria Gitin and Associates Organization offers strategic planning, board development, training and consulting, and presentations with a focus on diversity issues and cultural competence. Programs are primarily targeting nonprofit and foundation leadership, primarily in California. None listed
NTL Institute Programs include coaching, diversity and inclusion training, certification programs, mentoring and online publications. Programs primarily target leaders and professionals in private, public and nonprofit organizations. None listed
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