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Eastside Perceptions and Possibilities Gathering

March 23, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Jessie Ball duPont Center

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6-7:30 p.m.
Monday, March 23
Great Hall, Jessie Ball duPont Center
40 E. Adams St., Downtown Jacksonville

Understanding our history and planning our future is an important step in community change. Join Eastside leaders, residents and advocates alongside community partners for this two-part discussion on improving the Historic Eastside.


PART I: Historic Eastside Community Development Corporation Bi-Monthly Meeting (6-6:30 p.m.)

Eastside residents and advocates are invited to learn about and voice their perspectives on our progress and partnerships.


PART II: Partnership Panel (6:30-7:30 p.m.)

This panel discussion will focus on the work of the Historic Eastside Community Development Corporation and its partners with special focus on four pillars: housing, education, community wellness and financial vitality.


Panelists include:
Travis Williams, Senior Director of Communications, Kids Hope Alliance
Mike Holzendorf, Community Advocate and Owner, Fortress Capital Group
Dr. Rudy Jamison, Assistant Director of Urban Education and Community Initiatives, University of North Florida
Suzanne Pickett, Chair, Historic Eastside Community Development Corporation, and local mixed-media artist

*More panelists to be announced.


This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments available.


Interested in sponsorship? Contact Tondra Hill at tondrah@nulluwnefl.org or 904-390-4016.


Due to COVID-19 precautions, this event will be postponed.


March 23, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT
Event Category:


Eastside Community Coalition
United Way of Northeast Florida
UNF Center for Urban Education and Policy


Jessie Ball duPont Center
40 East Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
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