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Deliberate Face to FACE: Meet the Builders
Fri, March 31, 2017, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
How do we build universally accessible housing?
Join Focus Attitude and Commitment to Excellence, a team of DC homeless and formerly homeless advocates, for their second town hall style event. The audience of housed and un-housed community members will pose questions to experts about building affordable housing. Please add your voice to the deliberation- an intentional discussion towards making a decision.
Government support to build affordable housing, ex: Title V of the McKinney Vento Act, National Housing Trust Fund, etc.
Renovating abandoned structures in DC
Private sources and incentives to build
Universal accessibility- physical, mental, financial, location, livelihood, community, etc.
Sarah Scruggs | Deputy Executive Director of Manna, Inc.
Scott Bruton | Vice President of Housing Policy at Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development
Betty Gentle | Advocacy and Community Engagement Specialist at SOME (So Others Might Eat)
Morgan Jones | Street Sense Vendor, Film Producer and Self-Studied Tiny House Expert
Moderator: Joseph Young of the Washington Informer
Refreshments and childcare available!
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