​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Equal Opportunity Department (EOD)​​​​​​


Donald R. Logan, ​Director      

Our Mission

To create an inclusive and equitable environment where everyone is valued.  

Our Vision

To eliminate discrimination by fostering a spirit of caring, collaboration and commitment through fair and transparent services.   

We work in a variety of ways to achieve our mission and vision:

  • Compliance & Enforcement Division investigates discrimination complaints Read more
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance Read more
  • Business Relations Division certifies firms as small and disadvantaged businesses Read more
  • Commissions Supported by EOD are the Human Relations Commission (HRC), Mayor's Commission on Disability Issues (MCDI), and Phoenix Women's Commission (PWC) Read more

Discrimination ​Complaint Questionnaires

Small Employer Employment DiscriminationPublic Accommodations DiscriminationCity of Phoenix Employee DiscriminationHousing Discrimination

Formularios para presentar quejas​

Discriminación laboral - pequeños empleadoresDiscriminación en lugares públicosDiscriminación de vivienda

Statements of Commitment

Statement of Commitment to Customers

Declaración de compromiso al cliente

Register for a Free Financial Webinar
Get financially fit​ with this FREE webinar on Financial Literacy presented by inancially fit with this FREE webinar on Financial Literacy presented
by the Phoenix Women's Commission on Tuesday, June 8. 
Watch this Virtual Report to find out how to register and get a sneak peak on what you will learn! 

Contact Us​

Investigation of Discrimination Complaints: 602-262-7486
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance: 602-262-7486
Small & Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Certification: 602-262-6790
City and Federal Goals Compliance: 602-262-6790
Staff Support for Commissions:  602-534-1279

EOD is located at 200 W. Washington St., 15th Fl., Phoenix, 85003 
Voice:  602-262-7716, Fax:  602-534-1124, TTY: Use 7-1-1,  Email 



Register for a Free Financial Webinarhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1931Equal Opportunity6/2/2021 7:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/YvjCjW-4BGARegister for a Free Financial Webinar<div class="ExternalClass010CBD5285024BEDAC4A25DB6EA1237F"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>Get financially fit with this FREE webinar on Financial Literacy presented by the Phoenix Women's Commission on Tuesday, June 8. </p><p>Watch this Virtual Report to find out how to register and get a sneak peak on what you will learn! ​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodVideoequal-opportunity
Get Your Money Straighthttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1908Equal Opportunity5/18/2021 5:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1908/Newsroom_EOD_021.jpgGet Your Money Straight<div class="ExternalClass3CC6EBE080C7437892D506F2D97109D0"><html> <p>​The city of Phoenix Equal Opportunity Department and the Phoenix Women's Commission (PWC) invite residents to a free financial literacy webinar, “Get Your Money Straight," from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 8.<br></p> <p>The interactive session will include the following topics: Why Financial Literacy is Important; What Wealth Inequality Looks Like in America; and a Roadmap to Financial Literacy.</p> <p>The COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on finances for many residents. Financial insecurity and anxiety have made many people feel overwhelmed and stressed.</p> <p>Register for the live webinar at <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/get-your-money-straight-financial-literacy-tools-and-resources-webinar-tickets-147686559475" target="_blank">pwcmoney.eventbrite.com</a> or if you have any questions email shanna.archie@phoenix.gov.</p> <p>The virtual event will be hosted by Phoenix Women's Commissioner Yvonne C. Pipkin. To learn more about the PWC, visit <a href="/eod/commissions" target="_blank">phoenix.gov/eod/commissions</a>.<br></p> <p> <br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity
April is National Fair Housing Month https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1861Equal Opportunity4/21/2021 10:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/GMBa3_sI72QApril is National Fair Housing Month <div class="ExternalClassCFF01D504F68419F8195FFA6CFAF0FDF"><html> <p>The Phoenix Housing and Equal Opportunity departments join HUD and the nation in celebrating National Fair Housing Month in April.  </p> <p> The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, financing and other housing-related transactions based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, familial status or sexual orientation.   </p> <p> For more information about free fair housing workshops, visit <a href="/eod" target="_blank">phoenix.gov/eod​</a> or call the Equal Opportunity Department at 602-262-7716.  ​ </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodVideoequal-opportunity
You are Invited to a Virtual Business Workshophttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1697Equal Opportunity1/11/2021 7:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1697/Newsroom_EOD_020.pngYou are Invited to a Virtual Business Workshop<div class="ExternalClass092B5123320841BC92D6C5D83583953B"><html> <p>The city of Phoenix Equal Opportunity Department Business Relations Division invites residents to attend a free virtual business workshop from 9 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10.</p> <p>The virtual workshop will provide information on how to become certified as a Small Business Enterprise and/or Disadvantaged Business Enterprise with the city. Staff will explain how projects are monitored and will provide attendees information and resources available for small businesses.</p> <p>For more information about the virtual business workshop, call 602-262-6790 or register <a target="_blank" href="/eodsite/Pages/Outreachevents-EOD.aspx">here</a>.</p><p><strong><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TqX7GSpqqk&feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">Video: PHXTV Virtual Reporting</a></strong></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity
35th Annual AZ MLK Virtual Celebrationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1673Equal Opportunity12/22/2020 11:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1673/Newsroom_EOD_019.jpg35th Annual AZ MLK Virtual Celebration<div class="ExternalClass50FF0915CA1D40A7AFF5C74F9616E5F3"><html> <p><strong>Jan. 15 Update:</strong> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Uj8nf83v0Q" target="_blank"><strong>AZ MLK Virtual Celebration video</strong></a></p><p>The 35th Annual AZ MLK Awards & Scholarship Celebration will honor Valley residents for their lifelong commitment to creating a compassionate and socially just community. </p> <p>The Arizona Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee and the Phoenix Human Relations Commission will recognize the Calvin C. Goode Lifetime Achievement honoree and the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living the Dream awardees.</p> <p>The Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes exceptional individuals who have made Phoenix a better place to live through a lifelong dedication to promoting social and economic justice, defending civil rights, and enhancing the dignity of all people. The Living the Dream Award recognizes individuals who embody the ideas of Dr. King through their continued personal commitment to human relations and social justice.</p> <p> <strong>The 2021 Honorees are: </strong> </p> <ul> <li> <strong>Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Calvin C. Goode “Lifetime Achievement Award" </strong> <br>Harry Garewal </li> </ul> <ul> <li> <strong>Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Living the Dream Award"</strong> <br>Carolyn Bristo Chatman<br>Freddie Dobbins Jr.<br>Angela R. Garmon<br>Mel Hannah</li> </ul> <p>Join the AZ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday virtual program during a special broadcast at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. To watch the AZ MLK Virtual Celebration on Jan. 15 or at a later date, visit <a target="_blank" href="https://www.youtube.com/user/cityofphoenixaz">youtube.com/cityofphoenixaz</a>.</p> <p>For more about the 2021 AZ MLK Committee activities, visit <a target="_blank" href="http://azmlk.org/">azmlk.org</a>.</p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity


2019 Disability Awards and Recognition Event

The Mayor’s Commission on Disability Issues, Equal Opportunity Department and members of the disability community celebrated the 2019 Disability Awareness and Recognition event which honors individuals, organizations and businesses for their dedication to the disabled community.

Watch the videos of this year's award recipients here.


DBE and ACDBE Program Requirements During COVID-19 Public Health Emergency​​

​Supplemental Guidance.pdf


City Honored by Diversity Le​​​adership Alliance

The city of Phoenix received a Corporate Award from the Diversity Leadership Alliance for its commitment towards diversity and inclusion.  

The city's PHXRespect campaign creates an inclusive environment where everyone feels valued and respected.   

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