Inequality and Broken Dreams in the Bay Area

September 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hosted at the East Bay Community Foundation
353 Frank H Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612
Anthony Morin
415.398.2333 ext. 115

For decades, LGBTQ people have flocked to the Bay Area to find community and pursue their dreams. But as income inequality continues to deepen, and as the cost of surviving (much less living) skyrockets, the already shaky situation for many is now threatened further by the prospect of massive cuts to the social safety net. Queer youth, aging members of the Stonewall, LGBTQ people without financial resources – all may soon be more vulnerable than ever. What can we do? Hear the experts, discuss the issues, and find solutions.

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  • James W. Head, President & CEO, East Bay Community Foundation
    Mary Howe, Executive Director, Homeless Youth Alliance
  • Karyn Skultety, Ph.D. Executive Director, Openhouse
  • ModeratorGwen Walden, Senior Managing Director, Arabella Advisors

Q-Series Program: 

  • 6:00pm – 6:30pm – Check-in, reception
  • 6:30pm – 7:45 pm – Panel Discussion
  • 7:45pm – 8:00pm – Q&A 

Please be prepared to show identification to building security. This event requires advance registration; due to building restrictions, we are unable to accommodate guests who have not registered. Registration will close 24 hours prior to event or when we have reached capacity.

Please contact us at [email protected] or at 415.398.2333 ext. 115 if you have have any questions or to make changes to your registration.

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