Our Commitment

We seek to dismantle the belief in a hierarchy of human value, with a focus on racial equity. Strengthened by a deeper understanding of the many facets of identity, we will work toward a community where all people experience justice and equity.

How We Work for Equity

Below you will see some examples of our equity work in the community.

Portrait of 2016 Facing Race Ambassador Award recipients

Facing Race

Honoring individuals and organizations working to create a racially equitable community.

A diverse group of youth take a walk

Diversity Endowment Funds

By and for diverse communities.

Wall mural depicting an African American man with eyebrow raised

History of Our Work

Striving to create a racially equitable Minnesota.


Resources on Equity


Facing Race: Our Commitment to Racial Equity

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