Housing in the East Bay is facing new challenges that affect all of us who live and work here.
Join us on Monday, Oct 30, from 7-9pm for an engaging and helpful panel discussion and if you are interested in:
- Learning more about this multi-faceted issue.
- How you can be part of the solution to rising homelessness and longtime residents forced to leave their communities.
Reverend Sandhya Jha will teach on what housing displacement is, why it is important to our communities, and what we can do about it. A panel discussion and Q&A will follow, including:
Jesse Arreguin, Mayor of Berkeley
Dr. Michael Barram, New Testament Scholar, Economic Justice & Missional Hermeneutics at St. Mary’s College
Rev. Sandhya Jha, Founder & Director of the Oakland Peace Center, former Director of Interfaith Programs at East Bay Housing Organizations
Sam Davis, Professor Emeritus of Architecture at UC Berkeley
Terrie Light, Executive Director of Berkeley Food & Housing Project
First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley