List of diversity organizations in Utah


List of diversity organizations in Utah

In Utah there are many organizations related to the major components of diversity, such as:
*People with various ethnic origin
*People mentally or physically impaired
*People with different sexual orientation
*Women

General

* Alliance Community Services
*Catholic Community Services of Utah
*Diversity employment resource center [ [http://utah.diversityjobs.com/ Official website] ]
*Human Rights Commission of Salt Lake City
*Information & Reference Center (211 Info Bank) [ [http://www.informationandreferral.org/information_and_referral.htm Official website] ]
* International Rescue Committee [ [http://www.theirc.org/where/united_states_salt_lake_city_ut/ Official website] ]
*Ogden-Weber Applied Tech Center, Office of Diversity
* Rescue Haven [ [http://rescuesaltlake.org/ Official website] ]
* Salt Lake City, Diversity/Human Rights Office [ [http://www.slcgov.com/mayor/divHR/default.htm Official website] ]
* Salt Lake Community Action Program [ [http://www.slcap.org/ Official website] ]
* Salt Lake Community College, multicultural initiatives [ [http://www.slcc.edu/multicultural/ Official website] ]
* Salvation Army of Utah [ [http://www.imsalvationarmy.org/ Official website] ]
* Travelers Aide Society of Salt Lake City [ [http://www.volunteermatch.org/orgs/org21073.html Official website] ]
* University of Utah (CESA-Center for Ethnic Students)] [ [http://web.utah.edu/cesa/ Official website] ]
* Utah Minority Bar Association [ [http://www.umbalaw.org/ Official website] ]
* Utah State Office of Ethnic Affairs [ [http://ethnicoffice.utah.gov/ Official website] ]
* Utah State University multicultural students [ [http://www.usu.edu/multiculture/ Official website] ]
* Utah Valley State College, Multicultural Students [ [http://www.uvsc.edu/multicultural/ Official website] ]
* Weber State University, Multicultural Students [ [http://weber.edu/sms/ Official website] ]
* Weber State University, Nontraditional Students [ [http://weber.edu/nontrad Official website] ]
* Zion’s Bank Business Resource Center] [ [http://www.zionsbank.sbresources.com/ Official website] ]

Ethnic

African American

*African American Awareness [ [http://www.ffaaa.org Official website] ]
*African Resources Forum of Utah
*Genesis Services – LDS Genesis Group
* NAACP Salt Lake City Branch [ [http://naacp-saltlakebranch.org/index.html Official website] ]
* New Pilgrim Baptist Church [ [http://www.newpilgrimbaptist.com/ Official website] ]
* University of Utah, Black Student Union [ [http://www2.utah.edu/bsu/ Official website] ]
* Unity Baptist Church [ [http://www.thecityofsaltlakecity.us/church/church-baptist.html Official website] ]
* Utah Black Chamber of Commerce [ [http://www.utahblackchamber.org/ Official website] ]
* Utah State Office of Ethnic Affairs, Black Affairs [ [http://ethnicoffice.utah.gov/ethnicdirectories.html Info on government website] ]

American Indian

*Indian Walk-in Center [ [http://www.indianwalkincenter.org/howYouCanHelp.html Official website] ]
*Indian Training & Education Center
* University of Utah, Inter-Tribal Student Association [ [http://indian.utah.gov/related_organizations/organizations.html Official website] ]
* Utah State Division of Indian Affairs [ [http://indian.utah.gov/ Official website] ]

Asian

*Asian Association of Utah - Utah Refugee & Employment Center
*Asian Chamber of Commerce [ [http://utahasianchamber.org/index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1 Official website] ]
*Cambodian Community of Utah, Inc.] [ [http://www.cambodianbuddhist.org/doc/k395.htm Official website] ]
*Chinese Association for Science & Technology [ [http://www.kued.org/productions/chineseamerican/utah/directory.html Official website] ]
*Chinese Heritage Foundation [ [http://www.kued.org/productions/chineseamerican/utah/directory.html Official website] ]
*Chinese Seniors United of Utah [ [http://www.kued.org/productions/chineseamerican/utah/directory.html Official website] ]
*Chinese Society of Utah [ [http://www.chinesesocietyofutah.com/ Official website] ]
*Eastern Trend Chinese Community Services
*Fijan Association of Utah
*Filipino American Association of Utah [ [http://www.thefilipino.com/filipinosinutah.html Official website] ]
*Filipino American National Historical Society [ [http://www.thefilipino.com/filipinosinutah.html Official website] ]
*Filipino American United Families of Utah [ [http://www.thefilipino.com/filipinosinutah.html Official website] ]
* Gujarati Samaj of Utah [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+fraternidad&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
* Japanese American Citizens League, Mount Olympus Chapter [ [http://www.utjacl.org/mountolympuschapter Official website] ]
* Japanese American Citizens League, Salt Lake Chapter [ [http://www.utjacl.org/saltlakechapter Official website] ]
* Japanese American Society of Utah] [ [http://www.utjacl.org/ Official website] ]
*Korean American Society of Utah
* Korean American Women's Association [ [http://www.kawau.org/web/ Official website] ]
*Korean Senior Citizens Group
* Lao Association of Utah [ [http://www.nowplayingutah.com/org/detail/35700] ]
* Thai Student Association of Utah [ [http://web.utah.edu/tsauu/ Official website] ]
*University of Utah, Asian American Student Association
* University of Utah, Taiwanese Student Association [ [http://web.utah.edu/tsa/ Official website] ]
*United Chinese Association of Utah
* Utah State Office of Ethnic Affairs, Asian Affairs [ [http://ethnicoffice.utah.gov/ethnicdirectories.html Info on government website] ]
* Utah Tibetan Association [ [http://utahtibetanassociation.org/ Official website] ]

Latino

*Asociacion Boliviana en Utah [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+casa+de+espana&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Asociacion Cultural y Educativa Latino – Americana [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+casa+de+espana&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Asociacion de Salvadorenos en Utah [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+casa+de+espana&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Asociacion de Venezuela [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+casa+de+espana&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Asociacion Latino Americana de Utah [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+casa+de+espana&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Asociacion Panamena
* Asociacion Peruana de Utah [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+casa+de+espana&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Casa de Espana
*Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City (Hispanic Ministry)
*Centro Civico Mexicano [ [http://utah.citysearch.com/profile/10373126/salt_lake_city_ut/centro_civico_mexicano.html Official website] ]
*Centro de la Familia de Utah [ [http://www.nlci.org/States/utah.htm Official website] ]
*Colonia Colombiana de Utah
*Colonia Ecuatoriana (see SLCC Hispanic Student Council)
*Comunidad Dominicana de Utah
*Comunidades Unidas [ [http://cuutah.org/ Official website] ]
*Fraternidad El Salvador [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+fraternidad&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Fraternidad Hispana for the Hispanic Elderly [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+fraternidad&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
* Fundacion Andes [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+fraternidad&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=1&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Hispanic-Latin-America Chamber of Commerce
*Hispanic Advisory Council, SLC, Rep
*Honduras Maya de Utah
* La Alianza Latina [ [http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:JlJq9TIl2h8J:hum.utah.edu/humcntr/PDF/Latino_Resource_List.pdf+utah+la+alianza+latina&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=3&gl=us Info on government website] ]
*Latino Outreach
*Office of Hispanic Ministry, Catholic Diocese of Utah [ [http://www.utahcatholicdiocese.org/stewardship/cfu_beneficiary.php?PHPSESSID=e684770dc292d Official website] ]
* Pete Suazo Business Center [ [http://www.petesuazocenter.org/board.html Official website] ]
*Salt Lake Community College - Hispanic Student Council
*South Central Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
* Utah Coalition of La Raza [ [http://www.nclr.org/content/affiliates/detail/1297/ Official website] ]
* Utah Hispanic Chamber of Commerce [ [http://www.utahhcc.com/default.aspx Official website] ]
* Utah Hispanic Democratic Caucus [ [http://www.ushdc.org/ Official website] ]
*Utah Republican Hispanic Assembly
* Utah State Office of Ethnic Affairs, Hispanic Affairs [ [http://ethnicoffice.utah.gov/ethnicdirectories.html Info on government website] ]
* Utah Valley State College Latin American Club [ [http://www.uvsc.edu/multicultural/club/ Official website] ]

Pacific Islander - Polynesian

*Hawaiian Civic Club [ [http://www.angelfire.com/ut2/hawaiiancivicclub/ Official website] ]
* Pacific Islander Chamber of Commerce Salt Lake Mission [ [http://www.pacificislanderchamber.org/index.html Official website] ]
* Pacific Islander Student Association [ [http://web.utah.edu/pisa/ Official website] ]
* Polynesian Association of Utah [ [http://www.nzas.org/PaUtah/PAUtah.htm Official website] ]
* Samoan Community Council of Utah [ [http://ethnicoffice.utah.gov/ethnic_advisory_councils/pacific_islander_council/councilmemberdirectory.html Info on government website] ]
* Utah State Office of Ethnic Affairs, Pacific Islander Affairs [ [http://ethnicoffice.utah.gov/ethnicdirectories.html Info on government website] ]
*Utah Initiatives for Pacific Islanders

Religious

* Jewish Family Services [ [http://web.utah.edu/hillel/links.htm Official website] ]

Different Sex Orientation

* Equality Utah [ [http://www.equalityutah.org/ Official website] ]
*Gay and Lesbian Parents of Utah [ [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/glpu/ Official website] ]
* University of Utah LGBT [ [http://www.sa.utah.edu/lgbt/ Official website] ]
* Log Cabin Republicans, Utah Chapter [ [http://www.logcabin.org/logcabinutah/home.html Official website] ]
* PFLAG, Salt Lake City Chapter [ [http://www.pflag.org/map/?state=UT Official website] ]
* Swerve-Gay and Lesbians Association [ [http://www.swerveutah.com Official website] ]
* Transgender Education Advocacy [ [http://www.tea-utah.us/ Official website] ]
* Utah Bear Alliance [ [http://www.utahbears.com/index.php?&MMN_position=1:1 Official website] ]
*Utah Pride Center
* Utah Progressive Network [ [http://www.volunteermatch.org/orgs/org16121.html Official website] ]
* Wasatch Affirmation [ [http://www.affirmation.org/memorial/wasatch_affirmation_our_story.shtml Official website] ]

Physical and Mental Impairment

* People with AIDS Coalition of Utah [ [http://www.pwacu.org/ Official website] ]

* Utah AIDS Foundation [ [http://www.utahaids.org/ Official website] ]

Women

* Women's Business Center, The [ [http://www.saltlakechamber.org/aboutus/affiliates/wbc/ Official website] ]

ee also

*Ethnic group
*Majority
*Minority group
*Minority rights
*Social justice

ources

Most of this list has been provided by the Salt Lake County Mayor’s Office of Diversity. To get more info about all the organizations listed above, contact the [http://www.slco.org/tools/mail/mail.cfm?PID=35&OID=11100 Director of Diversity]

Notes

External links

* [http://www.slco.org/ Salt Lake County, Government]
* [http://www.slcgov.com/ Salt Lake City, Government]
* [http://www.utah.gov/ Utah, Government]
* [http://www.diversity.utah.edu/ University of Utah Diversity]


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