Human and Civil Rights Programs

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The Human and Civil Rights programs provide events and activities to establish community involvement aimed at improving human relations and encouraging harmony among racial and ethnic groups. Annually, the following events/celebrations are planned:

  • Martin Luther King Essay Contest - January
  • African American History Month - February
  • Women's History Month - February
  • Fair Housing Month - April
  • Asian Pacific Heritage Month - April
  • Human Relations Month - May
  • Cinco De Mayo - May
  • PUSH America - July
  • Disability Awareness Month - October
  • International Human Rights Week - December.


For more information on these programs, please contact us at (913) 971-6260.

List of National Observances