The purpose of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the Cincinnati Area Chapter is to advance the National Red Cross diversity strategy with the goal of making the Red Cross an organization that includes and engages all parts of our communities. Members of the committee include leaders in all aspects of diversity and inclusion in the Cincinnati area.
Diversity Committee Roster:
Stanford T. Williams, Jr. Chairman
Gail King Gibson
Priority goals include:
Results: In the last year for which data was available, 2010, we spent 14% of discretionary dollars on minority suppliers.
Results: Have achieved a volunteer base that is comprised of 20% diverse volunteers, and a paid staff that is 21% diverse.
Results: In 2012, we developed relationships with two new partner organizations for volunteers and service delivery: the Islamic Center and Tzu Chi.