This was formed in response to the murder of George Floyd. This discussion group creates a brave space for BSCS staff to discuss Anti-Racist topics through readings, podcasts, documentaries and more. These conversations are peer-led, and meetings are held bi-weekly.
Under this leadership, On June 11, 2020, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts throughout BSCS expanded and continue to flourish today.
In May, under this leadership, the Anti-Racism Committee (ARC) was restructured and re-named the AJEDI (Awareness, Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) Committee. Program visits started to learn about DEI trends, needs, and goals
and the following teams were formed: Education and Training, Communications, Policy, and Procedures.
The goal of the presentation is to increase transparency and to share agency goals with new hires. We invite new staff to join the AJEDI Committee.
Program visits by the Director of DEI supports consistent communication with BSCS staff. The committee with be finalizing the mission, vision, values, and DEI strategic plan. BSCS will continue to participate in community cultural celebrations, connecting with organizations to benefit the communities we serve.