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Central NEDA Walk – Sponsored by EDCare

Join the EDCare Team and help us reach our fundraising goal!

Event Details

Event Location: Online!
Event Date: Saturday, April 17, 2021
Event Times: 11am – 12:30pm Central Time

Event registration closes at 5pm CT on Friday, 4/16. You must sign up to receive the event link.

EVENT SPEAKERS:

Special Performance by Ballet Co.Laboratory

Ballet Co.Laboratory is a professional ballet company and school that honors the roots of classical ballet, while making strides to break down barriers found in the art form. Ballet Co.Laboratory collaborates with our community in new and surprising ways to challenge the stereotypes and culture of ballet — helping to evolve the art form forward. Established in 2018, BCL company dancers, students, and staff move beyond the mirror to bring transformative, illuminating, and accessible dance experiences into the community.

Julissa Minaya, @julissas.recovery

Julissa is a 16 year old girl of color who is passionate about educating people on BIPOC with eating disorders. Based on her own personal experiences, Julissa has a heightened awareness of the lack of representation in the field and is committed to being a part of the change. She deeply understands not only the fear and shame that come with struggling with an eating disorder, but also the added frustrations and challenges one faces when they do not see themselves represented. Julissa’s passion and priority goal is to make BIPOC with eating disorders feel welcomed and worthy.

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