starts with conversation.

We connect people across divides – politics, age, gender, race, nationality, and more – through guided conversations proven to build understanding and transform communities.

How we connect.

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Explore our free training and events below. Check out our Get Involved page for even more ways to plug in.

Jul 12

How to Host and Organize Living Room Conversations

July 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am PDT
Jul 14

Introduction to Living Room Conversations

July 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDT
Jul 20

How to Host a Conversation About Race

July 20 @ 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm PDT
Aug 09

How to Host and Organize Living Room Conversations

August 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am PDT
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about Living Room Conversations

We believe everyone deserves to be seen and heard. Our conversation model and agreements help you build the skills and opportunities to have better conversations–with your loved ones, in your communities, or in your organizations.

We have more than 150 conversation guides to help you on your way. Our guides draw out personal experiences on all sorts of topics to help you connect with people, even if you don’t agree.

Website Vistors in 2022

It made me feel good that there are others who feel the importance of having more kindness in our lives. It is a way to help heal the divide in our nation. Starting out with baby steps by doing acts of kindness on a daily basis.

- Participant on a "Kindness" Conversation

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