Commission on Minority Affairs


Contact

Emily Ku
Management Analyst
702-486-9759

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Mission

The mission of the Commission on Minority Affairs is to advocate for and to provide a voice to minorities residing in the State of Nevada in matters relating to areas including, but not limited to: education, housing, employment, civil rights, health, political empowerment and economic development.  

    Purpose

    The purpose of the Commission on Minority Affairs is to be the central advisory body coordinating discussion and study of issues affecting minority Nevadans. These areas include, but are not limited to, education, housing, employment, civil rights, health, political empowerment, and economic development.  As well as to consider and facilitate legislation, funding sources, and community organizations geared toward making measurable improvements, in those areas which will raise the quality of life among Nevada’s minority community.  

    The current Commission has seven subcommittees: Housing, Health, Education, Community Liaison, Political Empowerment, Workforce Development, and Economic Development.