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Robin Carter-Cooper Named County’s First Chief Diversity…

June 2nd 2020

Coulter said more than 30 percent of Oakland County’s population is ethnically diverse and it is important county policies ensure its workforce reflects the county’s diversity

Nov. 12 – Ferndale Inclusion Network “Coming to Ferndale” Stories

November 9th 2019

The Ferndale Inclusion Network is hosting a story-telling event celebrating residents’ immigration experiences.

Rochester Hills Forming Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Here’s How to Apply

June 15th 2018

Rochester Hills Forming Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Here’s How to Apply (City of Rochester Hills, June 15, 2018) Rochester Hills, MI  – At a recent City Council meeting, Mayor Bryan K. Barnett announced his plans  to implement an Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion. This committee will advise the Mayor on inclusion strategies that will […]

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Learning Lab March 29

March 14th 2018

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Learning Lab March 29 Ferndale, MI – The Diversity Equity and Inclusion Learning Lab is designed to be a space for those who want to learn about diversity, equity and inclusion and for facilitators to practice and expand their own skills. It provides opportunities for: -The public to engage in interesting, […]

GRAIN Meeting to Include Talk on Rochester Schools Inclusion Efforts Jan. 29

January 25th 2018

GRAIN Meeting to Include Talk on Rochester Schools Inclusion Efforts Jan. 29 Rochester, MI- On Jan. 29 join the Greater Rochester Area Inclusion Network for a guest speaker Robin Carter, Instructional Equity and CTE Program Specialist for Rochester Community Schools. The meeting is at 7 pm at Rochester Hills Library. Ms. Carter will speak on […]

Ferndale Inclusion Network Meeting Jan. 17

January 10th 2017

Ferndale Inclusion Network Meeting Jan. 17 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Inclusion Network is having their quarterly meeting for the public. Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Location: Ferndale Public Library, 222 E. Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale, MI 48220 Please check out the Event Page on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/218013151985293/ […]

Why Should Nonprofits Invest in Diversity & Inclusion Work? Arguments for the Budget

March 26th 2015

Why Should Nonprofits Invest in Diversity & Inclusion Work? Arguments for the Budget (Guest Column by Kathleen LaTosch, March 26, 2015)   I’ve been worried about the diversity problem in my nonprofit organization for a while.  I’m the #2 person, my Executive Director is a little aloof about these issues – he’s ultimately worried that our […]