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Human Relations Commission

Hopkinsville-Christian County Human Relations Commission

Mission Statement: The Commission seeks to unify our community by promoting diversity in order to improve the future of our youth and to enhance economic advancement for all.

Purpose Statement: The Commission endeavors to promote and secure mutual understanding and respect among all economic, social, religious, ethnic, racial, gender, and age groups; to act as conciliator in controversies involving intergroup and interracial relations; and to improve the future of our youth. The Commission shall cooperate with federal, state, and local agencies to develop harmonious relationships. The Commission will also enlist the support of community leaders, civic, religious, labor, industrial, and commercial groups dedicated to the improvement of such relations and elimination of discriminatory practices.

Bernard Standard

Bernard Standard, Executive Director


D'yana Jackson

D'yana Jackson, Executive Assistant

Upcoming Events 
Mayor's Unity Breakfast
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Trivia Bowl
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Women's History Month 
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 October 23, 2014

     February 2015

         March 2015 

Stephanie Brewton (Chair), William Coleman, and Buddy Oglesby (City Council) 


Yasamin Ausenbaugh (Treasurer), Mark Cansler, Carrie Caples, Georgia Maxie, Suki Rechter, and DeeAnna Yates(Secretary)


Idalia Luna, Toni Riley, and Becki Wells


Alice Nichols and Buddy Slaughter 

(ENDING TERM January 2016)

If you feel like you’ve been discriminated against, CLICK HERE.

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