Barnstable County seeks candidates for human rights committee

BARNSTABLE – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission is seeking candidates to fill vacancies from early 2022.

The mission of the nine-member volunteer commission is to promote equal opportunity in housing, employment, education and health care for all people in Barnstable, regardless of race, color, creed , gender, sexual preference, age or disability.

Responsibilities include attending monthly BCHRAC meetings, participating in one or more board committees, and assisting the Human Rights Coordinator in educating the public about BCHRAC’s mission through community and educational activities.

Interested applicants must be permanent residents of Barnstable County. Bilingual people and those with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Interviews with selected individuals will begin the week of October 25, 2021.

A letter of interest, biography and curriculum vitae should be sent by email to [email protected] or by mail to Susan Quinones, coordinator, Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission, PO Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630.

Applications must be received no later than Friday October 15, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. for review.

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By, Matthew Tomlinson, CapeCod.com NewsCenter

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