Film & Community Conversation with Yusuf Dahl: Not Welcome

Tue, 10/03/2023 - 4:00pm
Baker Hall
Free; No Tickets Required

Yusuf Dahl, co-founder of The Real Estate Lab in Allentown, presents "Overcoming Housing Barriers After Incarceration".  A screening of the film, Backgrounded, a compelling 15-minute Vice Media docustory that highlights the housing challenges faced by formerly incarcerated individuals in the Lehigh Valley and nationwide, will be followed by a panel of experts exploring housing restrictions in the Valley and pathways to break down barriers, empowering those seeking to rebuild their lives and unlock opportunities. 

Panelists joining Mr Dahl:

Matthew Heckles - HUD Mid-Atlantic Regional Administrator
Gale Schwartz - Housing Alliance of PA