African-American Advisory Board


MISSION STATEMENT


The purposes for which the Board is formed are as follows:
  • Bring to the attention of the County Executive those issues that impact upon the African-American communities throughout the County of Suffolk.
  • Seek community input on relevant issues that impact their communities.
  • Improve communications between the African-American communities, government, and its residents.
  • Address pertinent issues, some of which include: 
                         -Education
                         -Health
                         -Legislation
                         -Small Business Development/Economic Development
  • Encourage civic participation in the communities
 

The purposes of the Board shall be promoted through educational programs, conferences, committees, projects and other programs.