DEI in Practice

Family Giving Tree is embracing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion so we can be a better service organization and better citizens. We're educating staff, changing business practices, and doing what we can to make a difference. The pool of learning is large; these are some of the things we found important to share.

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The Different Between Sex and Gender

Sex refers to your biological characteristics. This includes genes, hormones, and reproductive organs. Most of the time, these features allow doctors to categorize people as "biologically male and female." However, there are also intersex people who have biological characteristics of two genders. The terms male, female, and intersex refer to someone's sex, not their gender.