August 16, 2021

City of Bellevue – Diversity Advantage Initiative

Are you curious what our city is doing for equity for all people regardless of race, ability or language? Bellevue’s diversity work is rooted in the principles of equity, access, inclusion, opportunity and cultural competence. These principles inform efforts underway to improve city policies, staffing and hiring, training, communications, services and outreach. For the community, this work is also improving our human services, public safety, education, economic development and civic engagement. To learn more about what the City of Bellevue is working and to receive alerts you are interested in, visit their website at Diversity Advantage Initiative | City of Bellevue (




June 2, 2021

Bellevue Essentials Information Session June 2 and 3 – program starting in September
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If you have a passion for learning more about your local city and how its government operates, and want to connect with others interested in civic engagement, you should apply to join the 2021 Bellevue Essentials class. Information sessions are being held in June to share more about program goals and outcomes. Applications for the ninth year of the Bellevue Essentials civic engagement program are due July 23. 



February 23, 2021

“Interconnected: Confronting Racial Prejudice between Asian American and African American communities,” is an AAPI Heritage Month Panel Series co-hosted by the Asian American Christian Collaborative and Be the Bridge.