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Fair Housing & Sustainability Conference

Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

Fair Housing & Sustainability Conference

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Please join us in celebrating Fair Housing Month at a conference addressing the topic of Fair Housing and Sustainable Communities on April 24, 2014, in Durham, NC. The program will focus in part on how to advance community development while respecting the needs and desires of community residents and preventing displacement and gentrification.

There is no charge to attend the conference, but registration is required.


8:30-9:00     Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:10     Welcome

9:10-9:30     Overview: Innovative Methods to Address the Effects of Housing Discrimination

Stella Adams, SJ Adams Consulting

9:30-10:45     Promoting Housing Equity through Community Development

Megan Haberle, Poverty & Race Research Action Council

Evan Lewis, Law Offices of Evan Lewis

Peter Skillern, Reinvestment Partners

11:00-12:30     Promoting Opportunity through Housing Mobility

Demetria McCain, Inclusive Communities Project

Tazra Mitchell, North Carolina Justice Center

Rhega Taylor, Durham Housing Authority


The program is sponsored by the Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina; the City of Durham Human Relations Division; the North Carolina Justice Center, and the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency.

This Conference is funded in part through a grant under the Fair Housing Initiatives Program with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and with the support of the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency, Self-Help, and the Center for Responsible Lending.

For more information, please contact Jewette Williams by email at or by phone at (919) 861-1883.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Have questions about Fair Housing & Sustainability Conference? Contact Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina.

When & Where

Golden Belt, 807 E. Main Street
Durham, NC 27701

Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

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Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina.

The Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina works to eliminate housing discrimination and to ensure equal housing opportunity for all people in North Carolina through education, outreach, public policy initiatives, advocacy and enforcement. For more information, visit us at

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