Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Register Today for NHC's Annual Budget Forum

This Friday, March 12, NHC will host its Annual Budget Forum at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center in Washington, DC. The budget forum will provide both public and private-sector housing leaders with an extensive first look at housing concerns within the context of the federal budget proposal. In particular, this year’s event will focus on rental housing and homelessness assistance programs included in the President's FY 2011 Budget Proposal.

Raphael Bostic, assistant secretary, Policy Development and Research, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), will be the keynote speaker for the event.

A panel discussion will be moderated by Conrad Egan, NHC immediate past president.

Panelists include:
  • Jonathan Harwitz, deputy chief of staff, Policy and Programs, HUD;
  • Nan Roman, president and CEO, National Alliance to End Homelessness;
  • Sheila Crowley, president and CEO, National Low Income Housing Coalition; and
  • Sarah Wartell, executive vice president, Center for American Progress.
Register for this Complimentary Event!

A paper ticket will not be issued for this event. You will receive an email from Eventbrite on behalf of NHC to confirm your participation. Attendees who registered online may check in at the Congressional Auditorium in the Capitol Visitor Center beginning at 9 a.m. EST on March 12.

For more information, please contact NHC Policy Associate Clare Duncan at (202) 466-2121 Ext. 228 or at cduncan@nhc.org.

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