GBLA 8th Annual Fair Housing Conference Virtual SERIES

Join the GBLA Fair Housing Law Project for its 8th Annual Fair Housing Conference virtual SERIES in celebration of National Fair Housing Month during April 2021. Our theme this year is “Fair Housing During COVID-19,” and we will be hosting a conference session each Wednesday at 10:00am in April 2021. Register here for free for a link to all four sessions!

We are excited to announce the following schedule:

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 (10:00am – 12:00pm): Fair Housing 101 & Renters’ Rights Updates During the Pandemic
Presenters: Bashar Algabyali – Managing Attorney, GBLA Fair Housing Law Project
Jina Kim – Staff Attorney, GBLA Fair Housing Law Project
Valentin Narvaez – Director of Litigation, GBLA Inc.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 (10:00am – 11:00am): Racial Equity in Kern County Housing
Panelists: Valerie Feldman – Staff Attorney, Public Interest Law Project
David A. Torres – Attorney at Law & Co-Founder, Kern County Latino Task Force
Michael Bowers – Director of Political & Government Affairs, Centric Health

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 (10:00am – 11:00am): Source of Income & COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs
Presenter: Branden Butler – Assistant Deputy Director of Education and Outreach, California Department of Fair Employment and Housing

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (10:00am – 11:00am): Tenants’ Rights for Survivors of Domestic & Sexual Violence
Presenter: Renee Williams – Senior Staff Attorney, National Housing Law Project

Each session will have time allotted for questions from the audience. We hope to see you there!