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Fair Wages for an Equitable Philadelphia

May 1 at 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

$25

Close to 15,600 adults living in Philadelphia work full-time, yet live below the poverty line. At the national level, wage inequality is a growing problem, as wages continue to surge for those at the highest income levels while remaining stagnant for low wage workers and those lacking a college degree. Join us for a half-day conference on the importance of fair wages in promoting greater economic mobility for Philadelphia’s workforce. The event will feature keynote speaker Anne Price from the Insight Center for Community Economic Development in Oakland, California, followed by remarks by Mayor Jim Kenney and a panel discussion with local and national experts. Lunch will be provided.

Click HERE to see the full agenda and to register!

A limited number of scholarships are available for those in need. Send an email to cynthia.rann@phila.gov to apply

Details

Date:
May 1
Time:
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$25
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/earn-fair-wages-for-an-equitable-philadelphia-tickets-60206457134

Organizer

Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity
Phone:
(215) 685-3600
Email:
ceoinfo.gov
Website:
http://www.sharedprosperityphila.org/

Venue

National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, 19106 United States
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Website:
https://constitutioncenter.org/