Community Capital in Communities of Color

Event type: 
Conference
When and where
Date: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Time: 
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 
Benson & Edith Ford Conference Center
485 West Milwaukee Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202
What

This session will feature case studies documenting how community capital can be deployed in communities of color to increase ownership, access, and equity. Panelists will discuss the benefits and challenges they have faced in their communities as initiatives were proposed, adopted, and tested.Panelists Include: 

  • Richelle Delia, PhD, Co-Founder | Housing Joint Venture
  • Xiomara Peña, CA Deputy Director & National Latino Outreach Manager | Small Business Majority
  • Lamontre Randall, Consultant, The BeMore Group

ComCap19, presented by the National Coalition for Community Capital (NC3), is a multi-day gathering that offers a unique educational and networking opportunity for all those working toward equitable, resilient, and engaged communities. 

Event topic: 
Access to Capital
Women's Entrepreneurship
Crowdfunding
Freelance Economy