Mission

"Diversity Champions is the resource destination for promoting inclusion of all people and businesses into the fabric of economic and social life within the greater Knoxville area."


What We Believe

We challenge ourselves and our community to promote “Diversity” and “Inclusion” as a tool for economic development so that our community is its most attractive to firms that we are retaining through expansions and or recruiting to our region.

 

We challenge ourselves and our community to promote “Diversity” and “Inclusion” as a tool for increasing Quality Of Life within the workplace and thus allowing the community to retain and better recruit talent from all walks of life.

 

We believe collaboration with groups and organizations that share our mission are essential for total inclusion.

 

We believe promoting business and personal professional development around the subject of diversity and inclusion improves community relations.

 

We believe East Tennessee should reflect the diverse fabric of our social and economic make-up.

 

We believe change is inevitable and necessary for global competitiveness.