The American Conference on Diversity Welcomes Two New Board of Trustees Members

  The American Conference on Diversity is proud to announce the appointment of two new Board of Trustees members – Tim Giordano (right) and Tabiri M. Chukunta – who will play a pivotal role in helping the organization build just and inclusive schools, workplaces, and communities through awareness, education, and advocacy. They will serve as…

Disability Rights Advocate and D&I Leader Deb Dagit Earns Diversity Ambassador Award

On Thursday, April 7, the American Conference on Diversity (ACOD) will recognize the outstanding efforts of Deborah Dagit, Principal of the Washington, NJ-based Deb Dagit Diversity, during the 2016 Statewide Humanitarian Awards Fundraiser. “The American Conference on Diversity is doing such important work to enhance diversity and inclusion in education and with employers,” says Ms….

Spectacular NJ Fundraiser Helps Fight Bias, Bigotry & Hate in the State

The American Conference on Diversity to Honor the Luing Family, Jennifer Allyn, Deborah Dagit, Sue Henderson & Seham Abdala at the 2016 Humanitarian Awards  Please join the American Conference on Diversity in paying tribute to five remarkable community leaders during the 2016 Statewide Humanitarian Awards fundraiser on Thursday, April 7, in West Orange, NJ. Everyday…

Employment Opportunity: Office Coordinator

An Opportunity to Support Diversity & Inclusion Statewide Programs The American Conference on Diversity is seeking an Office Coordinator to further the statewide non-profit’s diversity and inclusion programs that help employers and their employees, community organizations, and institutions explore ways to value diversity and promote respect. Successful candidate will be assertive, experienced in office administration, must have…

The American Conference on Diversity Common Ground Institute Holds Inaugural Retreat for Diversity Leaders

An Inspiring, Challenging, Fulfilling Weekend at the American Conference on Diversity Common Ground Institute – A must-do for the soul and the work In the first retreat of its kind, multiple generations of corporate diversity and inclusion leaders, educators, students, social-justice leaders, and healthcare professionals attended the American Conference on Diversity’s Common Ground Institute during Martin…

Our Roots: Empowering Youth & Finding Common Ground

  In 1939, as a freshman at Senn High School on the North side of Chicago, E. Betty Levin was “knocked off my seat when I heard about an upcoming assembly featuring Frank Sinatra.” The special gathering, sponsored by the American Conference on Diversity’s predecessor, the National Conference on Christians and Jews (NCCJ), was not…