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FHC Internship Fund

FHC Internship Fund We are excited to announce our 2018 #GivingTuesday campaign: an FHC Internship Fund! Our goal is to raise $2,000 between now and November 27th. Donate Here. Interns learn to answer phones, provide referrals and advice, take complaints, and work on special … Continue reading

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Black Men Read & The Fair Housing Five

Black Men Read Kid’s Club We are excited to partner with Black Men Read, a community reading series focused on sharing the stories of Black people with local youth. Guest reader Alex Thomas will be reading The Fair Housing Five and The … Continue reading

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Attorney and Criminal Background Trainings Funded by United Way

The Fair Housing Center has received two new grants from the United Way. The first grant is from the United Way of Lenawee/Monroe Counties in support of our Fair Policy, Fair Chance program. With these funds we will conduct community-based education sessions on the … Continue reading

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HUD Files Fair Housing Complaint Against Facebook

The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) filed a complaint on 8/13/2018 against Facebook for violating the Fair Housing Act. Read HUD’s complaint against Facebook. According to the press release, HUD claims that Facebook enables advertisers to control … Continue reading

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Mississippi’s Exiled Daughter, Author Event

Author Event | Brenda Travis & John Obee Thursday September 27, 2018: 7:00pm to 8:30pm Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room Join Authors Brenda Travis and John Obee as they discuss their new book, Mississippi’s Exiled Daughter: How My Civil Rights Baptism … Continue reading

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