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Ten community members receive New Hanover County Equity Awards

Posted August 23, 2021 at 2:38 pm     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity held its first annual Equity Awards Gala on August 20 and honored ten community members with … Read More »

County partners with CFCC and McDonalds to hold Gigs for Graduates on July 25

Posted July 16, 2021 at 2:48 pm     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity is partnering with Cape Fear Community College (CFCC) and McDonalds of Wilmington on Gigs for Graduates, … Read More »

Nominations are open for NHC Office of Diversity and Equity inaugural Equity Awards

Posted June 28, 2021 at 11:30 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

Awards ceremony to be held August 20 at The Harrelson Center NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity is accepting nominations for the … Read More »

Teens to Discuss Covid Vaccine!

Posted June 24, 2021 at 7:17 pm     Category: Diversity & Equity

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New Hanover County Commissioners Proclaim June 19 as Juneteenth

Posted June 18, 2021 at 1:47 pm     Category: County CommissionersDiversity & EquityNews Release

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a proclamation at its June 7 meeting, recognizing June 19, 2021 as Juneteenth in New Hanover County in observation of the June … Read More »

Free Counseling, Support & Resource Referral Sessions for Residents Impacted by Tragic Weekend Shootings

Posted April 6, 2021 at 9:45 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

In light of the violent shootings that occurred this past weekend in our community, the New Hanover County Office of Diversity & Equity, Criminal Justice Services and Coastal Horizons along … Read More »

Introducing the New Hanover County Race and Social Justice Institute

Posted January 12, 2021 at 5:43 pm     Category: Diversity & Equity

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Commemoration of an American Moment

Posted December 31, 2020 at 7:50 pm     Category: Diversity & Equity

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New Hanover County Announces Linda Thompson as Chief Diversity and Equity Officer

Posted July 23, 2020 at 3:04 pm     Category: County ManagerDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County announced today that Linda Thompson has been named the Chief Diversity and Equity Officer and will lead the county’s newly-established Office of … Read More »

New Hanover County establishes Office of Diversity and Equity

Posted June 9, 2020 at 8:47 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – This week, New Hanover County Government established an Office of Diversity and Equity, with a mission to promote an inclusive and fair work environment and … Read More »

Communications and Outreach: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 195 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7461 • Fax 910-798-7277
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