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Building Futures: Community Building in the 21st Century

Apr. 11, 2003

"Building Futures: Community Building in the 21st Century" is a seminar series co-sponsored by PPL (Project for Pride in Living) and Augsburg College.

The current seminar features Jeanette Duncan, Director of Peoples' Self-Help Housing Corporation of Southern California and a panel of local leaders in community development that include Paul Williams of Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and Gretchen Nicholls of Center for Neighborhoods.

Ms. Duncan will share the exciting history of her organization, which has provided housing and needed services for migrant workers throughout Southern California. The panel will take up community development work as it is done through neighborhood-based organizations and area wide groups to discuss the effectiveness and future of two approaches, and face some of the questions regarding our communities that are at the heart of this discussion.

WHEN: Monday, April 14, 7:00 – 9 p.m.
WHERE: Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center