OCTogether Dialogue on Race Relations – April 27

Join honest, powerful & sometimes difficult conversations on Race Relations, Equity & Justice. Dialogues are open to anyone in OC seeking to understand race relations through active listening & learning. Explore, listen & learn from each other through respectful dialogue. Topic: “Racial Identity”. April 27, 5-7pm Register NOW This is one of a series of dialogues we’ll be offering over

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RIP Bob Johnson (1932-2021)

RIP Bob Johnson (1932-2021)

We were saddened to learn of the death of Robert Johnson, a tireless advocate for fair housing in Orange County. Bob collaborated with OC Human Relations on many initiatives and was recognized, alongside Dorothy Mulkey, with an OC Human Relations Awards for his efforts in 2014. Bob’s 2014 Award was introduced as follows: Robert Johnson has been deeply involved in advocacy

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OC Human Relations Commission Hosts Public Meetings to Address Racism

OC Human Relations Commission Hosts Public Meetings to Address Racism

The County of Orange and Orange County (OC) Human Relations Commission are inviting the public to participate in Addressing Race-Based Hate Together, a series of virtual stakeholder input meetings focused on racism in the Orange County community. These meetings are in response to the OC Board of Supervisors unanimously approving resolutions to stand in solidarity to denounce all hate crimes

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Social Justice Ed for High School Students – April 21

Social Justice Ed for High School Students - April 21

OC Human Relations is pleased to present a series of online Social Justice Education sessions for OC High School students. During our April session we will be explore the gender messaging we receive on a daily basis and the impact they have on our lives. Please join us in a safe and respectful place where you can learn, network and

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BRIDGES Team Receives Award

BRIDGES Team Receives Award

BRIDGES Team Receives a “Partners in Educational Excellence” award from the OC Region 17 of the Association of California School Administrators for their work in the Anaheim Union High School District! In 2020 our BRIDGES School Team received a Partners In Education Award from the Association Of California School Administrators for their efforts in Anaheim Union High School District. Because of

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R.I.P. Michael Penn

R.I.P. Michael Penn

Michael Penn Rest In Peace We are very sad to report that longtime advocate for interfaith work and friend of OC Human Relations, Mike Penn, passed away recently after battling cancer. Mike served for a number of years as the President of the Orange County Interfaith Network. Mike was an incredible human being who trailblazed a pathway for interfaith unity,

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Employment Opportunity: Hate Crime Prevention Coordinator

Employment Opportunity: Hate Crime Prevention Coordinator

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYHate Crime Prevention Program Coordinator – Community Building Program(Full-time) Accepting Applications until Noon on March 31, 2021Send cover letter and resume to: Sheri Wingate [email protected] submit cover letter and resume in pdf format. This position serves as support staff to the Human Relations Commission and is funded through a contract with the County of Orange. The current scope of

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