African American Cultural Center
The African American Family & Cultural Center opened in 2011 as a MHSA funded collaboration between Youth for Change, Butte County Department of Behavioral Health. The idea of the cultural center was to create a place to restore cultural values and identity as well as offer programs and services pertaining to mental health to families in the surrounding community. Visit the African American Culture Center
American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California (ALCU)
The ACLU works to extend rights to segments of our population that have traditionally been denied their rights, including people of color; women; lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people; prisoners; and people with disabilities. For more information, visit ALCU online.
Voice Mail: (530) 554-1777
Caring Choices provides innovative, low or no cost health and wellness services to seniors, disabled adults, families affected by cancer, and persons living with HIV/AIDS. Visit Caring Choices
Phone: (530) 899-3873
Hispanic Association for the Community and Education (HACE) Contact: CSU, Chico Professor Obdulia Corona.
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Northern California exists to expand business opportunities for the Hispanic community through advocacy, education, and networking to strengthen Hispanic business and communities which it serves and represents. For more information, visit Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Northern California online.
The Human Relations Network of Butte County's mission is to promote the civic tolerance necessary to achieve a hate-free community by encouraging by the most effective means possible: recognition and respect for the rights of all persons not to suffer discrimination, physical or verbal threats, or abuse.
Mechoopda Maidu Indians
For more information, visit the Mechoopda Maidu Indians online.
The Chico Peace & Justice Center is a community-based organization committed to working for the achievement of peace, social and economic justice through the power of non-violence. The center is dedicated to issues of poverty, racism, sexism, economic exploitation, militarism, and environmental destruction. The center works for social change through education, community building, and direct action. For more information, visit the Chico Peace & Justice Center online.
Paradise Center for Tolerance and Nonviolence
PCTN’s mission is to promote respect for differences and human rights, foster alternatives to violence, and advocate for a safe, hospitable, and harmonious community for all.
6023 Skyway, at Pearson
Paradise, CA 95969-4959 (map)
Web site: http://www.pctn.org/
For more information, visit Redding Rancheria online.
The Stonewall Alliance Center's primary objective and purpose shall be to provide information and services that promote the physical, psychological, and social health of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender communities of the northern Sacramento Valley and Sierra foothills. For more information, visit the Stonewall Alliance Center online.
Test Yourself for Hidden Bias
Studies show people can be consciously committed to egalitarianism and deliberately work to behave without prejudice, yet still possess hidden negative prejudices or stereotypes. Take a test at Project Implicit's website and see what may be lingering in your psyche.
- AB 540
- Affirmative Action and Diversity Project
- African American Resource Handbook (PDF)
- Anti-Defamation League
- CSU Chico Enrollment Stats and Facts
- CSU System Enrollment Data
- CSU Chico Strategic Plan (PDF)
- Diversity Dictionary
- Diversity Art Exhibit!
- Diversity Web An Interactive Resource Hub for Higher Education
- Gender Public Advocacy Coalition
- GLBT Resource Guide (PDF)
- LULAC League of United Latin American Citizens
- Multicultural Graduation Celebrations Applications
- NAACP National Association for the Advancement of Colored Peole
- Southern Poverty Law Center
- Report: Creating an Open and LGBTQIA Affirmative Campus