Citizens' Unity Commission Department
The Citizens' Unity Commission is a department within the City of Hampton; its mission is to ensure that Hampton will be a city that is welcoming, supportive, and inclusive of all citizens, regardless of race, color, class, religion, age disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
We support two citizen-based commissions and one advisory group:
- Citizens' Unity Commission (CUC)
- Citizens' Engagement Advisory and Review Commission (CEARC)
- Youth Advisory Group (YAG)
See the combined calendar below for commission meetings, as well as diversity training and events. See the commission tab below for agendas, minutes and membership.
Hampton Diversity College
The Hampton Diversity College (HDC) is a multi-level and interactive educational program that concentrates on increasing knowledge on the value of diversity, unity, and inclusion in contemporary workplaces and in our community. ....Learn More
The Unity Awards was established in 2000 to recognize the contributions of individuals, organizations and initiatives that have made a positive impact supporting the importance of diversity in the city of Hampton.....Learn More
Citizens' Unity Commission
Members are appointed by Hampton City Council. See the list of commission members and youth advisory group and partners. Apply to join the commission, or attend a meeting: 2nd Thursday of the month, 6 p.m.-8p.m., Community Development Conference Room, Fifth Floor, City Hall, 22 Lincoln Street
The Citizens' Engagement Advisory and Review Commission
This commission is an extension of the Citizens' Unity Commission and appointed by City Council to increase understanding and communication between citizens and city departments. Learn more here.
Enjoy the following videos and learn how organizations are working together to ensure that our diversity doesn't divide us, rather it unites us as a community.