Items tagged: Office of Equity Community and Human Rights

City of Champaign and University Y New American Welcome Center to Host Flag Day Celebration and Citizenship Fair

The City of Champaign’s Office of Equity, Community and Human Rights is co-sponsoring a Flag Day Celebration and Citizenship Fair along with the University Y New American Welcome Center.  The celebration will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019, from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Champaign City Building (102 N. Neil St., Champaign). The public is […]


City Holds First Certification Event for Minority & Female Owned Businesses

On December 28, 2018, the Office of Equity, Community and Human Rights partnered with First Followers to host the City’s first Minority/Female Owned Business Certification event. Thirty individuals and organizations attended the event to be certified, and are now on a vendor list. The City will use this list to increase the number of opportunities […]


Minority and Women Owned Business Certification Event – December 28th

The City is pleased to announce the launch of the City of Champaign Diversity Advancement Program (CDAP). This program encourages City departments, contractors and other vendors doing business with the City to increase the amount of goods and services provided by local businesses owned by minorities, women, and other socially and economically disadvantaged groups. To […]


City Participates in Welcome Awards Celebration

The 5th Annual Welcome Awards Ceremony was held on Saturday, September 22 at the Urbana Free Library. The 2018 Immigrant Welcome Award recipients are:      – Business Leadership Award – Diva Nails      – Community Impact Award – Carle Community Care      – Distinguished Leadership Service Awards – Roaa Al-Heeti, Mike Doyle […]