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Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge traveling to Cleveland Friday

Democratic National Convention: Day One
Posted at 3:10 PM, Jun 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-16 15:10:16-04

CLEVELAND — Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge will travel to Cleveland Friday to recognize Juneteenth and National Homeownership Month.

Fudge will serve as keynote speaker at a Black homeownership event hosted by the Black Homeownership Collaborative, a coalition of over 100 organizations and individuals in housing and civil rights.

The event is from 1 to 3 p.m. at Cleveland State University Student Center.

Other leaders in attendance include:

  • U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown
  • U.S. Representative Tim Ryan
  • Cleveland State University President Harlan Sands
  • Bob Broeksmit, President and CEO, Mortgage Bankers Association
  • David Dworkin, President and CEO, National Housing Conference
  • Lisa Rice, President and CEO, National Fair Housing Alliance
  • Cy Richardson, Senior Vice President for Programs, National Urban League
  • Danielle Sydnor, Cleveland Branch President, NAACP and more

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