City of Fort Collins Seeks Community Comments on Racial Equity, Diversity, Inclusion

Equity Indicators Project: The City of Fort Collins seeks feedback from community members on what measures it should track in the equity/diversity/inclusion space. Along with partner the CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance, the city is gathering community input to select equity indicators to track in a dashboard for increased accountability and resource alignment.Continue reading “City of Fort Collins Seeks Community Comments on Racial Equity, Diversity, Inclusion”

Say Their Names

Diverse Fort Collins stands in solidarity with our Black and African American community members.

Race Forward Statement:

JUSTICE NOW

“In the days since four Minneapolis Police Department officers killed George Floyd, hundreds of demonstrations have broken out around the country.

“Race Forward stands in solidarity with the millions who have marched to demand justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and for those Black lives who have been taken prematurely by police brutality…” Read more

Community Voices Guest Commentary: Larimer County’s First Latino District Court Judge Juan G. Villaseñor

Larimer County’s First Latino District Court Judge: Juan G. Villaseñor

Growing up in Guadalajara, Mexico, I never imagined that I’d be the first lawyer in my family or the first Latino district judge in Larimer County.

While my grandmother wanted me to be an architect or an engineer, she would’ve been proud that I became a judge! …

ダイバースフォートコリンズへようこそ (Welcome)(Japanese)

ダイバースフォートコリンズへようこそ

Welcome to Diverse Fort Collins

ダイバースフォートコリンズのウェブサイトをご覧いただきありがとうございます。このサイトはリソースやネットワークを提供するコミュニティプロジェクトであり、ボランティアによって運営されています。

Thank you for visiting Diverse Fort Collins, a volunteer-driven community project connecting people with resources and each other.

Spring Snow Photos, Random Acts of Kindness in FoCo, and Local News

Only connect! That was the whole of her sermon. Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer. – E.M. Forster April 18, 2020 Update – Diverse Fort Collins Hello, friends! How are you? We hope you andContinue reading “Spring Snow Photos, Random Acts of Kindness in FoCo, and Local News”

Diverse Fort Collins Update: Week of Jan. 14, 2020

We have three talented facilitators – Jamie, Jessica and Mia – who will guide small-group conversations during our Jan. 26 Diverse Fort Collins book discussion of Chapters 1-4 of White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo.

Some groups will be geared toward teenagers, LGBTQIA+, people of color, etc. if there’s interest among attendees.

Join us at the accessible first floor meeting space of Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House.

다채로운 포트 콜린스에 오신 것을 환영합니다 (Welcome)(Korean)

모두 (모든 민족을) 환영합니다 (All Welcome)

다채로운 포트 콜린스에 오신 것을 환영합니다 (Welcome to Diverse Fort Collins)(Korean)

¡Bienvenido a Diverse Fort Collins! (Welcome)(Spanish)

¡Bienvenido a Diverse Fort Collins! Su sitio web para obtener información, recursos y eventos relacionados con la diversidad, la equidad y la inclusión en Fort Collins, Colorado.

Una oportunidad para involucrarse en Diverse Fort Collins es unirse a nosotros para discusiones grupales de libros. Lea los detalles sobre la próxima reunión del grupo de libros en la página Eventos.

Diverse Fort Collins Update: Week of October 15, 2019

UCLA and Columbia Law School Professor Kimberlé Crenshaw gave a dynamic and thought-provoking keynote speech on Oct. 14 at CSU’s Diversity Symposium, “Thirty Years of Theorizing Justice: Intersectionality, Critical Race Theory, and Contemporary Challenges.”

Community Voices Guest Commentary: Author Teresa R. Funke

When my husband and I moved to Fort Collins in 1992, we experienced very little culture shock. Fort Collins was a lot like Boise, including a lack of diversity. After a few months here, I asked a new friend, “Why doesn’t anyone here ask me if I’m Basque?” To which she replied, “What’s a Basque?” I was shocked.