FHAct50 Main Events
Fair Housing Act 50th Anniversary Campaign Launch
January 25, 2018
NFHA will host an inaugural event to kick off the Fair Housing Act 50th Anniversary Commemoration. This event, co-hosted by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, will feature the re-release of Seven Days, a short film chronicling the seven days from the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to the passage of the Fair Housing Act. The event will also feature a special panel discussion of today’s foremost civil rights leaders, historians, and activists.
Access to Credit Forum
April 3, 2018
NFHA will host a national forum bringing together key stakeholders in lending, insurance, civil rights, housing, government and community development to address barriers to credit access. Participants will delve into policies, practices and infrastructure issues that unnecessarily restrict consumers from obtaining sustainable and affordable financial services and products and will identify solutions that may be implemented in the short- and long-term.
National Poetry Slam
April 27, 2018
NFHA’s annual Poetry Slam has been one of our most celebrated public events. The 2018 NFHA Slam will be our biggest slam to date! We are bringing together more poets than ever from throughout the country to perform works that address social justice issues and to present a Youth Scholarship Award.
NFHA FHAct50 National Conference
June 10-12, 2018
Our annual conference brings together thought leaders and experts on civil and human rights, housing, lending, insurance, education, transportation, health, environmental justice, and community development to examine achievements made under the Fair Housing Act.