Register for webinar on advancing equity in contracting, features Civil Rights Director Velma Korbel
Learn about best practices to advance racial equity when you create a City contract, hire a consultant or make a purchase at an upcoming webinar featuring Civil Rights Director Velma Korbel. The free webinar takes place from 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Jan. 20. The goal of the training: for government dollars used on contracting, consulting and procurement to benefit the communities we serve, proportionate to the demographics in our communities.
Anne Price from the Insight Center for Community Economic Development will moderate the webinar, which also features:
- Tim Lohrentz, author of "Contracting for Equity: Best Local Government Practices that Advance Racial Equity in Government Contracting and Procurement.”
- Nancy Locke, director of the City of Seattle’s Purchasing and Contracting Services.
Published Jan 13, 2016