MWCC Division of Human Resources and Payroll: Multicultural Awareness/Diversity

Multicultural Links

A large list of advocacy groups:
www.worldadvocacy.com

The following link to the NAACP Web site offers a long list of helpful links to associations:
http://www.naacp.org/pages/find-your-local-unit/

The following link to the NAACP Web site offers a long list of helpful links to resources:
http://www.naacp.org/pages/find-your-local-unit/

Scholarship and financial aid information

The following sites offer information on financial aid and scholarships for people of different ethnicities and backgrounds:
www.fastweb.com
www.salliemae.com
www.finaid.org

International student information, scholarships, and loans:
www.iefa.org
www.internationalstudentloan.com

MWCC’s financial aid page:
http://mwcc.edu/financial/

Gay and Lesbian
Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) is New England’s leading legal rights organization dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation, HIV status and gender identity and expression.
http://www.glad.org

PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Gays and Lesbians) promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights.
http://www.pflag.org