The Cards are Stacked Against Black America. We Can Change The Game.
Georgia Gonder, LendUp
Is access to credit a civil rights issue that needs more attention? Absolutely. It’s blatant racism. The financial services system, which is a game we are all forced to play, has different rules for different people. And the cards are stacked against Black America. But we all have a voice when it comes to changing the game. This panel will explore how, and the audience will hear from four women who are fighting hard to change that -- from their positions in investment, for-profit, and government.
Financial Services, race inequality, racism
Interview / Debate
Jotaka Eaddy, Vice President of Policy, Strategic Engagement, and Impact at LendUp; Tishaura Jones, Treasurer of City of St. Louis, MO; Carolina Huaranca, Principal at Kapor Capital
San Francisco Mayor London Breed