Community Relations Commission
The Baltimore City Community Relations Commission (CRC) is the City Agency that investigates claims of discrimination and assists people who have been discriminated against by enforcing the laws that protects them. The Baltimore Community Relations Commission combats unlawful discrimination in employment, public accommodation, housing, education, and health and welfare services. Discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, ancestry, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or marital status is illegal in the City of Baltimore.
The Baltimore Community Relations Commission consists of 10 members who are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. The members of the Commission serve the Commission without compensation and every year the members of the Commission elect a Commission Chair. The Chair of and the members of the Baltimore Community Relations Commission have the responsibility of eliminating discrimination in all areas of community life.
The Commission invites and enlists the cooperation of racial, religious, and ethnic groups, community organizations, labor and business organizations, fraternal and benevolent societies, veterans’ organizations, professional and technical organizations, and other groups in the City of Baltimore in carrying out its duties, functions, and purposes.
The Baltimore Community Relations Commission meets the third Wednesday of each month at 12:00 PM at the Office of Civil Rights and Wage Enforcement: 7 E. Redwood Street, 9th Floor, Baltimore MD, 21202. For more information on the meeting schedule, agenda, etc., please contact 410-396-3141.
Interested in serving? If so, please e-mail us at [email protected].
2018 CRC Meeting Schedule
*CRC Meetings take place at 12:00 PM at the Office of Civil Rights on 7 E. Redwood Street, 9th floor. For meeting schedule and agenda information, please call 410-396-0003.
A. Adar Ayira
Dr. Phillip Farfel
Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead