Timeline of Events

Feb. 19, 2021—Hugo House announces leadership transition

Feb. 8, 2021—WOCA calls for ED resignation

Feb. 6, 2021—WOCA holds community forum about Hugo House

Jan. 25, 2021—Progress on Racial Equity Action Items

January 2021—Internal hire named development director

Dec. 17, 2020—Racism at Hugo House: A Public Acknowledgement

Dec. 11, 2020—Community Forum for racial justice held at Hugo House

November 2020—Hired facilitator to run community forum for racial justice

Sep. 19, 2020—Board held listening session with WOCA leaders

July 31, 2020—Received open letter from WOCA about racism at Hugo House

May 5, 2020—Board adopts updated version of racial equity statement, revised by DEI committee. The first racial equity statement was published on the website in May 2019.