The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are hosting a Fair Housing Month Facebook Live event on Thursday, April 29, 2021, from 2:00 – 3:00 PM EDT. Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, women and people of color have suffered adversely from its effects, including in the fair housing context. This event features a discussion of the prevalent fair housing issues that have emerged during the pandemic. Panelists will educate the public about how to recognize fair housing violations and provide recommendations for how these problems might be addressed by public and private fair housing organizations. Click here to register and mark your calendar. The event will be livestreamed at https://www.facebook.com/nationalfairhousingalliance. All confirmed speakers are listed below.
- Lisa Rice, President and CEO, National Fair Housing Alliance (facilitator)
- Jeanine Worden, Acting Assistant Secretary for FHEO, HUD
- Sandra Park, Senior Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union
- Erin Kemple, President and CEO, Connecticut Fair Housing Center