Gov Committees & Units


Along the Lakeshore

City of Grand Haven Human Relations Committee
was created to encourage, promote and cause mutual understanding, sensitivity, awareness, and respect among all groups in the City and beyond, to prevent discrimination and disorder, and to give effect to the guarantee of equal rights for all.
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City of Holland Human Relations Committee recognizes the inherent right of its inhabitants to strive to fulfill their goals and aspirations unhindered by discrimination based on or resulting from considerations of race, creed, handicap, educational association, color, sex, age, marital status, national origin or association.
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City of Holland International Relations Commission promotes international and cross-cultural knowledge, awareness, understanding, and sensitivity through interactions within the community and across borders. learn more...

City of Holland Youth Advisory Council develops youth leadership skills and provides advice regarding youth issues; serves the community; and promote youth participation and civic involvement.
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City of Muskegon Affirmative Action Department is responsible for the effective implementation of the City’s Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity policies.
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West Michigan

City of Grand Rapids Community Relations Commission supports, promotes, reviews and monitors equal opportunity, affirmative action and non-discriminatory activities.
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State-Wide

Michigan Department of Civil Rights investigates and resolves discrimination complaints and works to prevent discrimination through educational programs that promote voluntary compliance with civil rights laws.
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