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Jonathan James Perry Announced as Keynote Speaker for Human Rights Breakfast

Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation (Barnstable, MA – December 3, 2021)–The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) will be holding its Annual Human Rights […]

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks Nominations for Human Rights Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks Nominations for Human Rights Awards Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation (Barnstable, MA – November 15, […]

Indigenous Peoples Day 2021

On Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission celebrates and honors the original inhabitants of North America, their histories, and cultures. Celebratory events around MA can be four […]

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Accepting Applications for 2022 Vacancies

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Accepting Applications for 2022 Vacancies Commission aims to continue building a strong team of advisors promoting human rights on Cape Cod September 16, 2021 […]

9/11 Day of Remembrance

This weekend, on the 20th anniversary of 9/11, our nation will pause to reflect upon the terrorist attacks and remember all who lost their lives in this tragedy. BCHRAC recognizes […]

BCHRAC August Board Meeting

Interested in attending the virtual BCHRAC August Board Meeting where the strategic plan will be discussed? For the full agenda, please visit:    Fill out the following form to register […]

Unity Day 2021

A special thank you to the People of Action, the Barnstable Police Department, and the Town of Barnstable for organizing the 5th Annual Barnstable Unity Day Celebration on the Hyannis […]

Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum and Cultural Center Grand Opening

The Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum & Cultural Center promotes the history, culture, and contemporary life of Cape Verdean migrants as well as other Lusophone communities and their families in […]

Meeting Notice: August BCHRAC Board Meeting

Please note the date change for the August BCHRAC Board Meeting. More information on the agenda & registration for the virtual meeting will be posted soon.

2021 Malcolm McDowell Award Ceremony

Last month BCHRAC awarded two outstanding activists on the Cape the 2021 Malcolm McDowell Award. We are proud to recognize Morgan James Peters II (Zyg), a senior at Mashpee Middle […]