Locked Out: Solutions to the Black Homeownership Decline

Locked Out: Solutions to the Black Homeownership Decline

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Locked Out: Solutions to the Black Homeownership Decline

February 26, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Historically African-Americans have been ‘locked out’ of homeownership due to redlining, discrimination in lending and disparities in homebuyer education.

This panel seeks to find solutions by engaging thought leaders on the issue.

Join us as we discuss this important issue with:

Adam Carr Deputy Director for community engagement, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Danell Cross Executive Director, Metcalfe Park Community Bridges, Inc.

William Tisdale President & CEO, Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council

Dorothy York Associate director, ACTS Housing (Moderator)

5 p.m. Mingling, light refreshments

5:30 p.m. Opening Remarks by Wisconsin historian Clayborn Benson and panel discussion

Details

Date:
February 26, 2019
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://lockedout.eventbrite.com

Organizer

Simone Smith
Email:
simone@actshousing.org
Website:
http://lockedout.eventbrite.com

Venue

Wisconsin Black Historical Society
2620 W. Center St
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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