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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks New Members


September 23, 2020 – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2021. The (9) member volunteer BC-HRAC was recently re-structured under Barnstable County Ordinance 19-10 to promote equality and human rights throughout the County.

Responsibilities include attending monthly HRAC meetings, participating in ad hoc board committees, and assisting the Human Rights Coordinator in educating the public about Human Rights and the HRAC through community & educational activities.

An interested candidate must be a permanent resident of Barnstable County. Persons with varied language skills and diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply!   Please submit a letter of interest and resume/bio, by e-mail to, or via mail to Susan Quinones, Coordinator, BC Human Rights Advisory Commission, Candidate Application, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630.  Applications MUST be received no later than Friday, October 16, 2020, at 4:00 PM!

Interviews to be held the week of October 26, 2020, for those selected.

For additional information about the Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission, please go to Questions can be directed to the B.C. Human Rights Coordinator, Susan Quinones at (508) 375-6611 or