The 25th anniversary of the Housing Now! march will be marked at an event on Monday, October 27. In the fall of 1989, 150,000 affordable housing advocates marched on Washington DC demanding Housing Now! Panelists will discuss the ongoing struggle to address the affordable housing and homelessness crises.
Scheduled panelists are: Sheila Crowley of the National Low Income Housing Coalition, Peter Edelman of Georgetown University Law Center, Jerry Jones of the National Coalition for the Homeless, and Mary Lassen of the Center for Community Change.
A reception starts at 1:30 pm; the program will begin promptly at 2:00 pm and conclude at 3:00 pm.
The event will be held at the Center for Community Change, 1536 U Street NW, Washington, DC.
To RSVP, please email Julia Chambers at firstname.lastname@example.org