Join us for dinner and good company as we celebrate our 55th anniversary of fighting for fair housing in Western New York.
When: Friday, April 13, 2018, starting at 5PM
Where: Buffalo-Niagara Convention Center (153 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202)
Our keynote speaker for the evening will be Sheriff Thomas Dart. Sheriff Dart oversees thousands of inmates at the largest single-site jail in the nation, Cook County Jail in Illinois. A staunch advocate for health, justice, and social welfare reforms, Sheriff Dart has been nationally recognized for:
Boycotting foreclosure evictions until safeguards were put in place to protect tenants,
Policies protecting the rights of abused and neglected children,
Suing Craigslist over its “Erotic Services” section;
Addressing the mental health needs of the inmates of Cook County Jail.
We will also be honoring the artists of The Freedom Wall and the CEO & President of People, Inc.