Fair Housing Act 50th Anniversary Forum
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Fair Housing Act Forum

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
National Civil Rights Museum
Forum: 3:30-5:30 p.m. | Reception: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Fair Housing Act. Join Memphis Habitat and a panel of housing and community development policy experts as we discuss this landmark legislation, its successes and challenges, and the work that remains ahead to ensure everyone has access to decent, affordable housing.

This event is free and open to the public. The RSVP deadline has been extended to noon on Wednesday, July 11.

Click here to register for this event
*If you are unable to access the link above, please email Cameron Sanford, donor relations manager, at csanford@memphishabitat.com.


David Bowers, vice president and Mid-Atlantic market leader at Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.


Dr. Kathryn Edin, professor of sociology and public affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University


Dr. Christopher Herbert, managing director of the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University


Kalima Rose, vice president for Strategic Initiatives at PolicyLink



Areva Martin, author, philanthropist, multi-award winning civil rights attorney, and a regular contributor on CNN, Good Morning America, and ABC World News Tonight


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For information on how you can partner with Memphis Habitat on our next event, reach out to Cameron Sanford, donor relations manager, at 901-322-3532 or csanford@memphishabitat.com.