• mbracing Our Differences’ Annual Luncheon is Set for December 5

    Embracing Our Differences’ Annual Luncheon is Set for December 5 Keynote Speaker is Dr. Rachel Shelley, Booker High Principal and Florida’s 2017 Principal of the Year This annual event pays homage to the organization’s transformative educational outreach programs. This year’s event marks the organization’s 15th anniversary. (Sarasota, FL) Michael Shelton, executive director of Embracing Our Differences, announced that […]

  • Sarah Wertheimer Selected for Leadership Florida Connect

    Embracing Our Difference’s associate executive director joins a select group of young professionals who were chosen to participate in this esteemed leadership institute. (Sarasota-Manatee, FL) Sarah Wertheimer, associate executive director of Embracing Our Differences, has been chosen as a member of Leadership Florida Connect Class VIII. She joins a select group of young professionals who […]

  • Embracing Our Differences Area Students Learn About Diverse Cultures in Unique Collaboration with 2017 World Rowing Championships

    Embracing Our Differences has coordinated a new educational initiative with students and teachers at 39 schools in Sarasota and Manatee counties. Through the Adopt a Team program, elementary, middle and high school students created art reflecting the diverse cultures of 54 countries participating in the 2017 World Rowing Championships.  (Sarasota, Florida) Embracing Our Differences recently […]