The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion strives to create and partner with sustainable initiatives that address the ever-changing needs of the communities that we serve.
The Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) is a national network of government entities working to achieve racial equity and advance opportunities for all.
Language & Communication Access
Our goal is to assist our team with the implementation of a plan to support access in a myriad of ways that include: Interpretation, Translation and Assistive Technology.
Dismantling Systemic Racism Blueprint
Initiated by the Raleigh Chamber, this ongoing initiative asks community members and organizations to support of our collective commitment to dismantle systemic racism.
Wake Invests in Women
An interdependent collaboration between Wake County, Wake Tech, and community and business partners is an investment to create large scale change.
The Wake County Board of Commissioners adopted an ordinance in 2021 prohibiting discrimination in public accommodations and employment.
Wake County is focused on strengthening business opportunities for people of color and women. To accomplish this goal, the County partnered with Griffin & Strong.