San Francisco

Protecting Nonprofits and Small Businesses From Displacement

12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Rising rents and high demand aren't just affecting Bay Area residents, they're also having an impact on nonprofits and minority-owned, mom-and-pop businesses. Join us for a conversation with some of the leading voices who are fighting the displacement of these groups and small businesses that have become vital anchors in our communities.

Leiasa Beckham / Common Ground Urban Development
+ Sushil Jacob / Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights
Joanne Lee / Northern California Community Loan Fund


SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726


Free for the public. The first program of each month, in each city, is free for the public.

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