Supporting the Social Safety Net & Advancing Racial Equity

August 5, 2020, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Event is free and open to the community.  REGISTRATION IS REQIRED

The Jewish community supports an extensive network of human service providers, and JFNA and the Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies (NJHSA)  are leading Jewish voices on Capitol Hill working to ensure that the social safety net supports all who are in need. What does it mean to advocate for healthcare, nutrition, and support for individuals with disabilities througha racial equity lens? Join us to hear from experts as we explore how to answer the call for racial justice and equity.

Featuring Max Patashnik, Director of Government & Community Affairs, Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle; Tia Taylor Williams, Director, Center for Public Health Policy, Center for School, Health and Education, American Public Health Association; Dr. Angel Love Miles, Healthcare/Home and Community Based Services Policy Analyst, Access Living; and Marlysa D. Gamblin, Senior Domestic Policy Advisor, Racial and Gender Divides, Bread for the World. Moderated by David Golder.