37th Annual Arizona MLK Awards Breakfast "Believe in the Dream"https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/2203Equal Opportunity1/17/2023 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/lPRcu8WaQ4837th Annual Arizona MLK Awards Breakfast "Believe in the Dream"<div class="ExternalClass389C07E91F1D4BE9B0AD349BA4D49A09"><html> <div> <p>​​The winners of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living the Dream Awards, and the Calvin C. Goode Lifetime Achievement Award are honored for their lifelong commitment to creating a compassionate and socially just community.<br></p> </div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodVideoequal-opportunityEOD
The Money Talkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1908Equal Opportunity1/11/2023 5:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1908/Newsroom_EOD_021.jpgThe Money Talk<div class="ExternalClass4AD33D323B004BF7A9B802283E88C0AA"><html> <p>The City of Phoenix Equal Opportunity Department and the Phoenix Women's Commission (PWC) invite residents to a free financial webinar, "The Money Talk: How to Negotiate, Persuade & Get Paid What You're Worth," from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 25.<br></p> <p>A recent study found that when offered a job, most women are so grateful for the offer that they accept it without negotiating their salaries. It's time to flip the script and change that narrative. <br> <br>In The Money Talk, participants will leave with a clear understanding of how to close the gaps in their negotiation conversations:</p> <ul style="" class="" dir=""> <li> <p>How to identify old patterns of thinking that could sabotage the negotiation process</p> </li> <li> <p>How to create a new money story that increases confidence in having uncomfortable conversations</p> </li> <li> <p>A powerful, collaborative, step-by-step framework for negotiations</p> </li> </ul> <p>Visit the <a href="https://phoenixpublicmeetings.webex.com/weblink/register/r444ee002563bc07839f7c160ce5f9c4a" target="_blank">registration</a> page to learn about the speaker and to register for the live webinar.</p> <p>For information about the PWC, visit <a href="/eod/commissions" target="_blank">phoenix.gov/eod/commissions</a>.<br></p> <br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunityEOD
Join Us to Celebrate the 2023 Regional Unity Walkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/276Equal Opportunity1/6/2023 8:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/276/Newsroom_EOD_010.jpgJoin Us to Celebrate the 2023 Regional Unity Walk<div class="ExternalClassE4914AB3752E4246A33799412A432561"><html> <p>The Phoenix Equal Opportunity Department and Valley cities invite residents to participate in a free, Regional Unity Walk Saturday, Jan. 28, to promote mutual respect and understanding. </p><p>A free festival at Tempe Beach Park, 80 W. Rio Salado Parkway, will start at 4:30 p.m., and the one-mile walk (beginning and ending at Tempe Beach Park) will begin at 6 p.m. Attendees can enjoy free t-shirts, refreshments and entertainment. </p><p>For more information, call 602-534-1279.​<br></p><br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunityEOD
2023 Arizona MLK Living the Dream Honorees Announcedhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1673Equal Opportunity11/30/2022 7:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1673/Newsroom_EOD_013.jpg2023 Arizona MLK Living the Dream Honorees Announced<div class="ExternalClassA5345EE4B8624C56937E38F2C17754ED"><html> <p></p><p><strong>Celebrate and Honor Community Champions</strong></p><p>Celebrate the Arizona Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday at the 37th Annual Arizona MLK Awards Breakfast "Believe in the Dream," 7:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, at the Phoenix Convention Center, North Ballroom. This annual event honors the winners of the Phoenix Human Relations Commission's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "Living the Dream Award," and the Calvin C. Goode "Lifetime Achievement Award." </p><p>The honorees are:</p><p><strong>Calvin C. Goode - MLK "Lifetime Achievement Award"</strong><br></p><ul><li><p>Ms. Elizabeth Paulus <br></p></li></ul><p><strong>MLK "Living the Dream Award"</strong><br></p><ul><li><p>Ms. Wen Chyi Chiu                </p></li><li><p>Ms. Sharise L. Erby</p></li><li><p>Mr. Cordero Holmes               </p></li><li><p>Dr. Will Moreland                 </p></li></ul><p></p><p>Sponsorship and event ticket information is available at 602-513-8311. For updates and information about the event, visit:<a href="http://azmlk.org/" target="_blank"> azmlk.org</a> or phoenix.gov/eod.  The title sponsor is Amazon, and the presenting sponsors are PetSmart and Verizon. The event is hosted by the Arizona Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee, the City of Phoenix and the Phoenix Human Relations Commission.​<br></p><br> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunityEOD
Disability Awards and Recognition Event Videohttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/716Equal Opportunity10/18/2022 3:30:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/Khf4CCiL988Disability Awards and Recognition Event Video<div class="ExternalClass105FED797D314D2880FB85DD363AD463"><html> <p>The Mayor’s Commission on Disability Issues, Equal Opportunity Department and members of the disability community celebrated the 2022 Disability Awareness and Recognition event.</p> <p>The awards ceremony honored individuals, organizations and businesses for their dedication and service to the disability community.<br></p><p>This year's honorees are:</p><ul style="" dir=""><li><strong>Detective Walter Olsen Lifetime Achievement Award</strong><p>Kip P. Murray</p></li><li><strong>Architectural Award</strong><p>F. Francis and Dionne Najafi Thunderbird Global Headquarters; Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University</p></li><li><strong>Business Award</strong><p>Michael J. Valente Contracting Inc.<br></p></li><li><strong>Nonprofit Award</strong><p>Gompers<br></p></li><li><strong>Community Service Award</strong><p>Asim Dietrich<br></p></li><li><strong>Outstanding Educator Award</strong><p>Travis Harris​</p></li></ul><p><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodVideoequal-opportunityEOD
Workplace Wellness Built from the Inside Outhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/2517Equal Opportunity10/6/2022 6:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2517/Newsroom_EOD_027.pngWorkplace Wellness Built from the Inside Out<div class="ExternalClass9C345FFBFC354EB7A17696E1F7ED80B1"><html> <p>The definition of resilience is the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties. Becoming resilient at work can be challenging depending on multiple factors including team dynamics, work/life commitments and capacity issues.</p><p>Join <a href="https://www.suniyaluthar.org/" target="_blank">Dr. Suniya Luthar</a>, a resilience researcher and licensed clinical psychologist, describe an evidence-based supportive intervention that has specifically been recommended by the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine to support parents, caregivers and adults who support many others.</p><p>The session will focus on strengthening personal resilience and provide a framework for a positive climate within the workplace.</p><p>The webinar is taking place at noon on Monday, Oct. 24. <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/webinar-workplace-wellness-built-from-the-inside-out-tickets-425841271707" target="_blank">Registration</a> is required.​</p><p><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunityEOD
Let Us Know What Topics are Most Impactful to Youhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1476Equal Opportunity10/5/2022 6:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1476/Newsroom_EOD_014.jpgLet Us Know What Topics are Most Impactful to You<div class="ExternalClassBA656C7663484A93B960A0CCD011BB7D"><html> <p></p><span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><p>The City of Phoenix Human Relations Commission and the Equal Opportunity Department are organizing free, virtual and in-person programs for 2023. They would like to hear your ideas and comments on the topics that are most impactful to you. Your answers will help them determine what topics and speakers to present.</p><p>Please provide your ideas and feedback by completing this <a href="https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=XGm5lg5PvUKK37p1V2A0a8dCr72llv1Cj74wxYXqWblUNDFZV1ZCQjYxVVdLUkdBN0xUNzRaQlFBVi4u&wdLOR=c452E834B-9D87-49AD-BB34-27E1BE47AB89" target="_blank">five-question survey</a>.</p><p>The mission of the <a href="/eod/commissions/humanrelations" target="_blank">Human Relations Commission</a> is to promote respect and understanding among all groups by eliminating discrimination throughout the city of Phoenix. The Commission is an advisory body to the Equal Opportunity Department whose purpose is to provide advice to the City of Phoenix to enable the City to meet the needs of its residents. The Commission provides educational awareness to the residents of Phoenix on issues impacting the community.</p><p>For more information, contact Shanna Archie at shanna.archie@phoenix.gov.</p><p> ​<br></p><span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunityEOD
2022 Disability Awards and Recognition Event Virtual Celebrationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/439Equal Opportunity9/22/2022 6:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/439/Newsroom_EOD_006.JPG2022 Disability Awards and Recognition Event Virtual Celebration<div class="ExternalClass15D8D513D9424ED9A08387CF958A7A89"><html> <p>The Phoenix Mayor's Commission on Disability Issues (MCDI), Equal Opportunity Department and members of the disability community will be hosting the <strong>virtual</strong> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Khf4CCiL988" target="_blank">MCDI 2022 Disability Awards and Recognition Event​</a> (D.A.R.E.), at <strong>5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3.</strong> </p> <p>Every year, the D.A.R.E. honors exceptional individuals, organizations and businesses for their dedication and service to the disability community, and for dedicating their lives to enhancing Phoenix's quality of life for all citizens and communities. </p> <p>The award categories this year include Architectural, Business, Nonprofit, Community Service, Outstanding Educator, and the Detective Walter Olsen Lifetime Achievement Award, also known as the Pride of Phoenix Award.<br></p> <p>Join us to honor the awardees and see the incredible work they do each day in their communities and greater Phoenix. </p> <p>To watch the virtual celebration on Oct. 3 or at a later date, visit <a href="https://urldefense.com/v3/__http:/Youtube.com/CityofPhoenixAZ__%3b%21%21LkjWUF49MRd51_ry%21IKUDTTcpuLq-1Abx9wS4DwUKmjb9tVSN_xG5rmuepzAWcAnLfRizbKfKfq3m9NanxbrvTqM$" target="_blank">Youtube.com/CityofPhoenixAZ</a>. ​<br></p> <br> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunityEOD



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