Join Us at An HRC Summer of Love Event!

A portrait of Aretha Franklin

As we approach the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love and Aretha Franklin’s recording of "Respect," now more than ever, we must foster a spirit of respect and love for each other, our communities and our City. Join the HRC throughout the summer to participate in workshops, learn strategies of engagement, and hear community perspectives on the pressing equity issues of our time. View the calendar here.

HRC to Hold Public Hearing on "Healing and Trust: Understanding and Addressing Bias in Law Enforcement" on April 13 

HRC Staff & CommissionersJoin the HRC on April 13 at 5:30pm in Room 416 of City Hall to hear a variety of perspectives on this vital issue and add your voice in public comment.  Read more in our press release here and flyer here.  


HRC Releases 2016 Annual Report

Photovoice ProjectRead more about the HRC's 2016 year in review here.   

New Toolkit for the Help Against Hate Initiative


The HRC is proud to partner with other City agencies to provide resources and take a stand against hate, and has just released the Respect & Love Toolkit & Resource Guide as part of its Help Against Hate Campaign.  For more information, click here.

HRC Convenes Education Equity Summit

Close-up of design for "From Resolution to Revolution: An Education Equity Summit"

The Human Rights Commission recently convened a succesful two-day series of workshops, panels, presentations, and performances where educators, City officials, community leaders, and students helped move "from Resolution to Revolution." Read more here.  More to follow.

HRC Partners with the Black to the Future Initiative

SF Mayor Ed Lee

Black to the Future is a call to action for African American community empowerment in San Francisco. Read more here.

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