Fair Housing 50th Anniversary Speaker Panel
April 11, 2018
Habitat for Humanity Capital Region joins Habitat leaders across the country to undertake Beloved Community Projects here in Ingham & Eaton counties. Beloved Community projects include the construction of new affordable homes, critical home repairs and community revitalization initiatives.
Community members and business leaders joined together for a lunch to learn more about the history and current status of fair housing from the speaker panel. Moderator Sheri Jones (WLNS-TV6) spoke with Pamela Kisch (Fair Housing Center), Kim Laforet (Coldwell Banker Hubbell-BriarWood), Roshanak Mehdipanah (University of Michigan), and Cynthia Ward (MI Dept of Health & Human Services) to address some of the changes and impacts of the Fair Housing Act on its 50th anniversary date.
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