Diversity Focus is a community-driven hub of information and resources for not only the communities we serve, but also our Mission Partners and the Investors that value the importance of Diversity Focus’ Mission and Vision.

With communities, investors, and mission partners as our three key stakeholder groups, Diversity Focus strives to create a sustainable and innovative culture of inclusiveness, awareness and success ultimately leading people living and working in the Creative Corridor to lead healthier, happier and more prosperous lives.

By drawing on the foundation of the relationships built since 2005, Diversity Focus launches a new era of communication and coordination designed to provide a platform that gives voice to, and meets the needs of, the communities Diversity Focus serves.

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Kirkwood To Promote Latino American History With Free Series

Iowa City Campus involves community partners and citizens in cultural programs

Kirkwood Community College, along with the Iowa City Public Library and the University of Iowa Libraries, will present Latino Americans: 500 Years of History through a grant-funded series of programs.

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Keeping Ties to the Homeland

Suresh Basnet blends ambition, activism and altruism in Iowa; Nepal native leads relief support efforts following early 2015 earthquake

In his downtown Cedar Rapids office, Suresh Basnet has surrounded himself with mementos of his civic involvement, family and roots to his beloved native country, Nepal. Awards and recognition from Corridor organizations share space with Asian folk art. Nearby is a small flag of Nepal, its red-white-blue colors forming two triangular points at the edge.

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Dr. Katherine Loflin to Lead Conversation at Diversity Forum

The 2015 ERGC Diversity Forum is only a month away. This is an event you won't want to miss! Event organizers are excited to work with a variety of community perspectives for this idea building, "Hands In" experience. This year's forum is all about 'belonging'. How do we as employers, employees, activists, artists, and more create a community where people feel they belong? Full schedule at www.ergciowa.org.

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