Welcome to the SAHRA Website
We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, resources, professional development, and the continued support of excellence in Human Resources.
We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.
The Springfield Area Human Resource Association (SAHRA) and its Committee on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are pleased to announce the launching of the inaugural Distinction in Diversity Award. SAHRA wishes to recognize organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the community by their commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. SAHRA believes that a diverse and inclusive environment is fundamental to every organization’s mission.
Applications are now open for our 2021 Diversity Award. The application deadline is Friday, September 24, 2021. Please email completed applications or questions about the award to firstname.lastname@example.org. The award presentation will take place on Thursday, October 21 at SAHRA’s half-day workshop focused on issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion. The workshop is titled, “Where The Real World Meets The Brave New World.” Interested parties may also register for this event at the SAHRA website listed above.
SAHRA provides excellent service to our members and to the HR profession largely due to the volunteer efforts of our members. SAHRA committees are designated to meet immediate and long-range needs for the association and to further the interests of members. Members are encouraged to participate in a committee. Click here to read more about each committee and contact the committee director if you are interested in getting involved.