Where's the Money DC? | Leadership Academy
Start: Wednesday, October 21, 2020• 6:00 PM
Budgets are daunting ?, but we need to understand the DC government's priorities, so that we can advocate for what we want in our community. Our city is wealthy and its prosperity should be shared; the average Black household made just a third of the average white household in 2019. There's a lot the DC government could do in its budget to address the structural racism in our city, especially for children who, from birth, face racial and economic barriers to quality care and academic achievement. Learn more about what we can do as residents to change the game for children of color and from low-income families in Part One of the Leadership Academy series.