No Community Left Behind: Solutions for an Equitable Distribution of Relief
Are COVID-19 relief efforts reaching communities that need them, or are they making long term gaps for underserved communities even wider? And what can be done to make sure underserved communities get the relief they need and avoid creating a racial wealth gap with generational impact?
The numbers for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and underserved communities are abysmal, with up to 90% of women and minority-owned small businesses shut out of the PPP program. Join us for a discussion about the implications of this and what should be done from a policy and advocacy perspective to ensure equity.