Mural painting of Charlene Nijmeh Tribal Chairwoman President of Muwekma Ohlone Tribe

Planning for the needs of a dynamic community

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Division highlights

A graphic image with the title: Division of Equity and Social Justice Strategic Plan 2022

Strategic Plan 2022

The purpose of this document is to increase transparency and accountability as we reinforce equity in our work and throughout the County.

A photo of previous New Americans Fellowship participants.

New Americans Fellowship

The New Americans Fellowship (NAF) is a 10-week summer leadership program that offers professional development and a stipend of up to $10,000.

Our commitment to equity

The Division of Equity and Social Justice (DESJ) consists of several offices focused on advancing equity in government. Learn about our pro-equity approach and plan for the year.