Join the Portland Housing Center as they present the documentary "Black Wall Street" which explores the rise and fall of the town of Greenwood near Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Professor Lisa Bates, Portland State University, will be joining after the screening to facilitate a conversation exploring the black community's ability to generate wealth and history of passing on generational wealth. What lessons can we learn from Greenwood to replicate the economic prosperity in our communities now?
When: February 28th, 2018 6:00pm-7:30pm
Where: Portland Housing Center, 3233 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland, OR 97232
Light refreshments will be served.