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Human Relations Commission

Mission Statement: To advocate for equal opportunity, justice, and access to services and opportunities in the City of Riverside. To empower communities and institutions. To promote an informed and inclusive multicultural society. To engage in activities designed to aid in eliminating prejudice, intolerance and discrimination against individuals or groups for any reason, including but not limited to race, color, religion, national origin, language, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability status, economic status and cultural background.

Chair: Rochelle Kanatzar - Ward 3
Vice Chair: Ashton Davis - Ward 5
Parliamentarian: Ellie Bennett - Ward 1

Meeting Times: Fourth Thursday of every month at 6 p.m.

Next Meeting:

Contact: For more information, please email staff contact Philip Falcone at

Human Relations Commission meetings can be viewed live on RiversideTV online at or on the following channels on TV:
Charter Spectrum - Channel 3
AT&T - Channel 99
Frontier - Channel 21