Welcome to the New Braunfels Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness (IDEA) Forum. The purpose of the IDEA Forum is to examine racial, economic, and social inequities and citizen access issues within our community, to promote citizen dialogue and cooperation, and to develop solutions for a lasting understanding of all groups within the community.

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Take the Pledge

On September 7, 2022 member of the community joined together to kick off the IDEA Forum’s Pledge Drive. Over 250 members of the community and local organizations pledged to commit to a mindset and practices that exemplify acceptance, compassion, and dignity for all.

For more information on how to take the pledge or support this initiative, please contact us at ideaforumnb@gmail.com.

Comunity Pledge

Upcoming Meetings

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Community Events

9th Annual MLK Celebration Rescheduled for Saturday, February 3rd
The New Braunfels MLK Association has rescheduled the 9th annual celebration to Saturday, February 3, 2024. There will be a ceremony and celebration at 1:00 pm at the Gruene United Methodist Church (2629 E. Common Street).  The event is open to the public and attendees are also invited to bring non-perishable canned goods to the event for the MLK Food4Kids Food Drive.


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The Brauntex Theatre in New Braunfels will show “LIKE: A Documentary About Finding Balance in Our Digital World” on Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. This


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