Opening Thursday, November 7th, from 7PM - 9PM
Gentrify This! Land of the Freedom of Slumlords and Land Snatchers. Dinner Conversation about Housing Inequity in Chicago and beyond. Curated by Aisha F. Truss-Miller
The purpose is to explore housing as a human right and what that means for access to #land, #wealth, #healthcare, and other resources for people of color and people/families with low to moderate income.
We will be serving Chicken Noodle Soup with a Soda on the side.
About the Curator
Chicago native, Aisha F. Truss-Miller, is dedicated to sustaining safe spaces for the development of Black youth and people of color. Currently the Development Manager with Metropolitan Tenants Organization , she once served as the agency’s Affordable Housing Organizer. She also served as Affinity Community Services ‘ Youth & Community Programs Director. Aisha is a loving mother, wife, and storyteller working to “change systems exploiting our plight and power.” She accredits her growth to family, friends, mentors, “the block”, and everyday people modeling positive leadership, whom provide her with inspiration, debate, hope, support, accountability, laughs, and love.