Conversations About RACE: Part III- CANCELLED

Dallas, TX

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The City’s third installment of Conversations about Race scheduled for Saturday, April 26, has been cancelled. A new date will be announced at a later time. 

The City’s third installment of Conversations about Race will focus on financial issues in the minority community, specifically minority access to capital. The discussion and dialogue, Race and Finance, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday April 26 in the Dallas City Hall Council Chambers, 1500 Marilla St., sixth floor. Doors open at 9 a.m.


Representatives from local banking institutions and chambers of commerce will discuss topics centered around access to capital in minority communities. They will also talk about how businesses and community members can develop relationships with lending institutions. 


The Conversations about Race series is a prelude to Facing Race: A National Conference which will be held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas Nov. 13-15.


Conversations about Race Co-Chairs Mayor Michael S. Rawlings, Councilmember Dwaine R. Caraway and Dallas County Commissioner Elba Garcia invite the public to attend the free event and take part in the discussions.


Seating is limited and advanced registration is required. Tickets not claimed 15 minutes before the start of the event will be released on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration does not guarantee a seat; those wishing to attend should arrive early.


Free parking is available in the lot behind City Hall or at a cost in one of the private lots.  Participants are encouraged to take DART and must enter City Hall on the south side of the building.