AGENCY EVENT: Community of Practice on Homelessness


When: Thursday, December 2, 1:30-3 p.m.

Where: Register online

What: Community of Practice on Homelessness: Addressing Disinventment, Gentrification and Displacement. 

Join panelists Rev. Dr. Derrick Harkins, Director of U.S. Housing and Urban Development Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, Alice Kennedy, Commissioner of Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development, Nick Mosby, Baltimore City Council President, Cheryl Washington, Esq., President and CEO of East Baltimore Development Incorporation, and moderator Kevin Lindamood, President and CEO of Health Care for the Homeless.

Together we'll briefly assess and explain how past and current inequitable policies and practices have led to and continue to exacerbate disinvestment, gentrification, and displacement (especially among individuals experiencing homelessness), gain tangible tools to address each of our contributions to the aforementioned realities and promote equity and access for distressed communities.