Cambridge Human Rights Commission Vacancy. Apply by 9-18-09
City Manager Robert W. Healy is seeking persons interested in serving on the Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC) Board. Made up of 11 members who serve a three-year term, the CHRC meets on the first Thursday of every month at 6 p.m. The Commission seeks Cambridge residents and members representing the diversity of Cambridge.
Commissioners are expected to work with other members of the Commission and staff to fulfill the goals and objectives of the Cambridge Human Rights Commission Ordinance (CMC Chapter 2.76). Commissioners are expected to attend monthly meetings, participate in subcommittees on outreach and public education, and work with Commission staff and other Commissioners on the investigation, mediation and resolution of complaints filed with the Commission which allege discrimination in housing, public accommodations, employment, recreation or education based upon race, color, sex, age, religious creed, disability, national origin or ancestry, sexual orientation, gender, marital status, family status, military status or source of income.
For more information, contact the Cambridge Human Rights Commission at 617-349-4396. Letters of interest, including resume or applicable experience, can be sent via mail, fax or e-mail by Friday, Sept. 18, 2009 to:
Robert W. Healy,
City of Cambridge
795 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139