Atlanta, GA • Feb. 24, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Symposium Agenda NeighborWorks Training Institute Atlanta, GA
February 24, 2016 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Welcome and Opening Remarks
, CEO, NeighborWorks America opening remarks
Master of Ceremonies
, Vice President and Community Affairs Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
American Jobs and the Affordable Housing Challenge
H. Luke Shaefer
, “$2 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America” presentation
Moderated Discussion with respondents
Mapping the path to economic security
, President, Purpose Built Communities
H. Luke Shaefer
, “$2 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America”
, Founder and Chief Equity Officer, Partnership
for Southern Equity presentation
, Morgridge Fellow in Poverty Studies at the American Enterprise Institute presentation
Community commitment: housing and community development as a foundation for opportunity
, CDC of Tampa
, Coachella Valley Housing Coalition
, The Neighborhood Developers
Luncheon and keynote
, Acting COO, NeighborWorks America
Start With What You Have: Leveraging Existing Coalitions to Improving Outcomes
, Executive Director, Strive Together presentation
Participants have the opportunity to visit and learn more about local cross-sector efforts that advance employment, education, health and housing outcomes.
Engage with practitioners involved with cross-sectoral work in small group discussions. Participants have the opportunity to join health, education, and workforce development experts to gain a deeper understanding of how cross-sector collaboration and partnerships are creating opportunity for low-income individuals.
Peer Sharing: Reflections and Report Out
, CEO, NeighborWorks America