African American Affairs
Focus Areas 2009-2013
In order to
Mission of the Agency and increase prosperity in the African American
community, the African American Advisory Committee encourages
public-private partnerships that support both long-term social and
economic success for all African Americans.
Status and Care
and Wealth Creation
Encouraging strong, supportive African American familial and community relationships guided
learning, spirituality, and mutual respect for one another.
educational excellence as fundamental to a productive and rewarding life.
the capacity of existing community assets, responding to
for skills and resources to build, maintain, and promote development.
the level of
education and training necessary to obtain jobs that provide a living
wage and acquiring the advanced skills and professional development
that will lead to upward mobility.
Securing capital and assets that lead to financial empowerment.
Promoting preventative health care and screenings; ensuring quality
care that is accessible and affordable, for every African American.
Investing in our communities through the creation and growth of
trade, and industry.
Participating in a just and equitable judiciary system.
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