News & Media

Adirondack Diversity

CAPITOL PRESSROOM

April 22, 2019

with Susan Arbetter

Earth Day is an annual reminder to cherish and protect the natural wonders of this planet but sadly some people don’t get to enjoy areas like the Adirondack Park. We’ll hear from the co-founders of Adirondack Diversity Solutions, Dr. Donathan Brown and Cindy Rodriguez, on the work they are doing to ensure people of all backgrounds feel welcomed when exploring New York’s Adirondacks.  Listen to the full audio here.

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State Creates Adirondack Diversity Program

April 1, 2019

NYS budget includes $250,000 for Adirondack North Country Association Diversity Initiative.  Read the full press release here!

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Adirondack Discrimination

CAPITOL PRESSROOM

May 3, 2018

by TIM WILLIAMS

Several incidents involving white racial bias against black men and women in the Adirondacks are raising alarm bells. One organization pushing the state to do more is the Adirondack Council.  Listen to the full audio here.

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Diversity in the North Country

April 21, 2019

Black authors share differing perspectives of growing up in the Adirondacks. 

Read the full article here!

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Adirondack Diversity Solutions to Participate in the 4th Annual Travel Unity Summit

September 26, 2018

In anticipation of its 4th annual Travel Unity Summit, Travel Unity, a nonprofit organization focused on increasing diversity in the travel space, is pleased to announce the participation of Adirondack Diversity Solutions....read more.

IN THE NEWS

Teaching Inclusion in New York's Tourism Sector

CAPITAL TONIGHT w/Liz Benjamin

May 2, 2018

The Adirondack Council and the group Adirondack Diversity Solutions are calling on Governor Cuomo to require all state employees and state contractors to undergo similar inclusion training. Joining us to talk more about what is going on are John Sheehan from the Adirondack Council and Dr. Donathan Brown, founder of Adirondack Diversity Solutions. Watch the clip.

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