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Howard County's Diversity Awareness Day Celebration

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 
11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Meadowbrook Athletic Complex (MAC)
5001 Meadowbrook Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21043


Howard County Government strives to foster an environment that welcomes and values diversity within the county. Diversity Awareness Day allows us to come together and encourage respect, harmony and tolerance, increase understanding of contributions made by persons from a variety of ethnic and cultural groups, and enhance and strengthen communication among County employees. To celebrate that diversity, Howard County Government is sponsoring a Diversity Awareness Day for its employees.

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball invites you to come celebrate with your co-workers and enjoy an array of ethnic food, entertainment and homemade arts, crafts and goods!

Employees are reminder to please be sure to obtain permission from your supervisor to attend and ensure that coverage for your office is maintained throughout the duration of the event.  Everyone is encouraged to attend!

ENTERTAINERS AND VENDORS

If you know someone who has a particular ethnic art, crafts or goods they might want to sell at Diversity Awareness Day,  please click HERE to complete our table/display request form. Tables are FREE of charge, but are limited in availability. Priority will be given to organizations and vendors committed to community/workforce diversity and who represent the diversity of Howard County employees, residents and organizations. Additionally, the County's vendor/exhibitor agreement form can be found HERE. For questions and/or more information about vendor table/display space and/or agreement, please contact Margery Sayers at msayers@howadcountymd.gov.

Diversity Day 2018

Formerly Diversity Day, hundreds of employees attended the 2018 event, held on September 26, and enjoyed an array of ethnic food, entertainment and homemade arts, crafts and goods!  To see highlights of Diversity Day 2018, visit https://youtu.be/qeV9mwthx7o.