The Riveter Community Day

The Riveter Community Day features online events, actions and shared moments, all focused on one thing: the importance of coming together.

Now, more than ever, we need ways to connect and support each other and our communities. This day will unite all of us as we wonder together, How do we get through this, and how can I be helping right now?

Tune in to learn how you, too, can make an impact for your community, big or small. 

RSVP now for a day of online panels, conversations and experiences:

1: Join the Riveter community by creating a free account. Super easy!

2: Find Community Day from the Events link on the left side and RSVP there.

Schedule

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM PT

Welcome by Amy Nelson, CEO of The Riveter

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM PT

Community Lift Break featuring Dress for Success

Giveaways, ways to take action, and guest appearances from organizations and people dedicated to lifting the community

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM PT

Panel One: Navigating the New Normal presented by The Riveter 

There’s no playbook to navigating voluntary isolation. Struggling with loneliness, stress, and frustration from lack of in-person connection is normal. But that doesn’t mean you have to stay stuck there. We’ll talk about real and simple ways to stay connected to yourself and the people you love, right from your home. Let’s combat loneliness together.

Panel:
Bea Arthur, Founder & CEO of The Difference
Laura Brounstein, Moderator, VP of Content at The Riveter
Kelly Krause, Brand Curator & Community Builder
Rakia Reynolds, Founder & CEO of Skai Blue Media

11:30 AM – 11:45 AM PT

Community Lift Break featuring the American Heart Association

Giveaways, ways to take action, and guest appearances from organizations and people dedicated to lifting the community

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

Panel Two: Won’t you be my neighbor: How to build togetherness in divided times presented by eBay 

Join this intimate conversation about what we can do to keep our communities, neighbors and local businesses connected and thriving. We’ll talk with leaders across industries about how they drive action, compassion and togetherness in their own unique ways. Hear perspectives on the role of technology, the relevance of offline experiences, and the breadth and power of online communities. The discussion will also highlight strategies for creating meaningful connections locally and beyond. Our panelists will inspire you to support connection and belonging in your own communities, and help us come together in these divided times.

Panel:
Liz Austin, Head of eBay Seller & Community Engagement
Maxie McCoy, Moderator, Head of Strategic Programming at The Riveter
Amy Nelson, CEO & Founder of The Riveter
Monica Peraza, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of The Etho
Yvette Ruiz, Vice President of Corporate Responsibility at JPMorgan Chase

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM PT

Community Lift Break featuring JUST

Giveaways, ways to take action, and guest appearances from organizations and people dedicated to lifting the community

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM PT

Panel Three: Community In Place: Ways to help one another when we’re apart  

We know communities, individuals and families are hurting right now. It leaves many of us asking how do we help one another when we cannot be together? We’ll talk to leaders from different sectors of community and business, health and public service about ongoing efforts to support each other and our communities through this crisis and beyond.

Panel:
Laura Clise, CEO of The Intentionalist
Colleen Echohawk, Executive Director Chief Seattle Club
Ximena Hartsock, Co-Founder of Phone2Action
Caitlin Lombardi, Moderator, Senior Director of Strategy and Impact at The Riveter
Dr. Sue Moreni, Clinical Associate Professor at The University of Washington department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

2:15 PM – 2:30 PM PT

Community Lift Happy Hour 

RSVP:

1: Join the Riveter community by creating a free account. Super easy!

2: Find Community Day from the Events link on the left side and RSVP there.