Office of Diversity and Inclusion (CG-12B)
Recognizing Diversity as a Mission Readiness
The role of the Coast Guard is critical to national security.
Its mission is to protect the public, the environment, and
America’s economic interests in the nation’s ports and
waterways. The Coast Guard values diversity, teamwork, and
responsiveness. our mission in valuing diversity is to build a
positive and respectful work environment for all personnel,
regardless of their similarities or differences, to enhance our
The Coast Guard will be recognized as the “service of Choice” in
the federal government for recruiting, retaining and sustaining
a ready, diverse and highly-skilled total workforce. We will
foster an environment in which every individual has the
opportunity to prosper and contribute to Coast Guard missions.
The Coast Guard Core Values embody the very nature of selfless
service achieved through the contributions of each individual.
Diversity and Inclusion Doctrine
2016 Diversity and Inclusion Observances Across the United States
(source: Anti-Defamation League)
Contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion
U.S. Coast Guard
2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE Stop 7907
Washington, D.C. 20593-7907
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