Canton Coalition for Inclusive Communities
CCIC Mission Statement
The “Canton Coalition for Inclusive Communities (CCIC)” believes strongly in the dignity of the individual and breaking down barriers to create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive community by working together to secure the right of every person in the Canton community to be free from hate crimes and/or bias-motivated incidents.
The Coalition is committed to:
- Developing and building trust.
- Engaging our diverse population.
- Serving as a liaison between law enforcement and our community partners.
- Positively impacting our community.
- Engaging in educational initiatives.
- Advancing Canton’s equality.
For additional information about the Coalition, contact the Canton Police Department at 734/394-5420.
AFFIRMATIONS SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN
Affirmations LGBTQ+ Community Center was founded in 1989 with a mission to provide a welcoming space where people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and cultures can find support and unconditional acceptance, and where they can learn, grow, socialize and feel safe.
290 W. 9 Mile Road
Ferndale, MI 48220
The ACLU of Michigan's mission remains realizing the promise of the Bill of Rights for all and expanding the reach of its guarantees to new areas through all the tools at our disposal: public education, advocacy, organizing, and litigation.
2966 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201
MICHIGAN ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE
The Michigan ADL (Anti-Defamation League) believes people should not be targeted or treated unfairly because of their religion, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.
If you have experienced or witnessed an incident of bias, hatred, or bigotry, please report the incident to ADL. We will do our best to investigate the situation and respond quickly.
DETROIT HISPANIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
DHDC is rooted in the vibrant culture of the Latino community in Detroit with the mission to make a difference by creating life-changing opportunities and serves over 5,000 youth and adults annually.
Detroit, MI 48216
NAACP (WESTERN WAYNE COUNTY BRANCH)
Our mission is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-biased discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons.
NAACP Western Wayne County Branch
P.O. Box 207
Inkster, MI 48141
PARENTS AND FRIENDS OF LESBIANS AND GAYSP-FLAG Plymouth-Canton
PFLAG is committed to creating a world where diversity is celebrated and all people are respected, valued, and affirmed.