Request Support from the Commission

Request Support from the Commission

The Human Rights Commission may endorse events or projects and/or provide small grants to help support activities consistent with the Commission's activities and purposes.

The Commission's authority to spend public money is subject to:

  1. Oregon law
  2. City Charter
  3. City budget constraints
  4. City Manager/delegate approval

The commission's activities and purposes are to:

  • Help the City provide equal opportunity for all its citizens
  • Work to eliminate discrimination
  • Monitor the status of civil and human rights in the community
  • Make recommendations to the City Council in human rights areas
  • Support and provide programs and services that help eliminate discrimination and improve human relations, and work with other community groups and public agencies in these efforts

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