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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement


Community Foundation DeKalb County is committed to respecting, supporting, and protecting the dignity, uniqueness, and intrinsic worth of every person.

The officers, directors, committee members, employees, and persons served by this organization shall be selected entirely on a non-discriminatory basis with respect to age, gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, disability, or any other barriers to participation. Any agency program that receives funding from Community Foundation DeKalb County must provide service to clients regardless of age, gender, race, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other barriers to participation.

We value the visible and invisible qualities of all individuals.

We welcome that every person brings a unique perspective and experience to advance our mission and vision across DeKalb County.

We believe that each community member, donor, volunteer, advocate, and employee must have equal access to solving community problems.

We strive to include diversity, equity, and inclusion practices at the center of our daily work.

We commit to using these practices for our business and our communities.

Join us in embracing diversity, equity, and inclusion for every person in every community.

Adopted by the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation
July 21, 2022