The Role of Community Groups Officials and business leaders talked about ways to build strong urban economies. Among the issues they addressed were community-based organizations and services designed to provide financial advice, training, and assistance in poor urban neighborhoods.

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  • Jesse Jackson Founder and President Rainbow/PUSH Coalition
  • Kweisi Mfume President and CEO National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • Hugh B. Price President and CEO National Urban League
  • Rodney E. Slater Secretary Department of Transportation
  • John Taylor President and CEO National Community Reinvestment Coalition
  • Darcie Wright Executive Director PUSH/ La Salle Street Project
  • Deborah Wright Executive Director Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Dev.
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The Role of Community Groups

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 26, 2000
Last Aired:
Jan 28, 2000

Airing Details

  • Jan 26, 2000 | 3:22am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2000 | 5:26pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2000 | 2:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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