Human Relations Commission

Mission Statement

The Human Relations Commission is the key educational resource and mediation entity in Whitpain Township to promote the provisions of Ordinance #383 . We help to foster equality and eradicate injustice by ensuring that every person, organization, and business has the full benefits of, and equal opportunity for employment, housing, and public accommodations.

Click here to view Ordinance No. 383

Board Members

  • Faith Williams-Hightower (she/her/hers), Chair
  • Shannon R. Cunningham (she/her/hers), Vice-Chair
  • Alissa Carpenter (she/her/hers), Secretary
  • Scott Badami (he/him/his)
  • Larry Maltin (he/him/his), Alternate 

Interested in volunteering with the Whitpain HRC? Contact us at


See our brochure to learn more about who we are and what we do.

Wissahickon Valley Public Library Book list about Race, Justice, and Equality

Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission Resource Page


Wissahickon Valley Public Library’s Building Racial Understanding Series

Meetings Dates

The HRC meets at 5:00p.m. EST on the fourth Monday of every month. At this time, all Township public meetings are being held virtually via Zoom. Anyone wishing to join the meeting, can do so by clicking on the link in the Township calendar or by following the instructions below:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Or Telephone:

(301) 715 8592   Webinar ID: 889 4173 1374  Passcode: 245356