Matthew Hall, Goldstein Hall PLLC partner, Rush Hassell-Thompson, special advisor for policy and community affairs, and Jason Labate, Goldstein Hall PLLC senior associate.
Photo by Jewel Webber
‘An Invitation to Faith and Non-Profit Communities’ forum was held on Tuesday, October 29. Topics that were covered included establishing a non-religious, not-for-profit organization, community development corporations, obtaining funding from state government, established a faith-based not-for-profit organization, using existing properties to develop housing and shelters, affordable and supportive housing and more.
(l-r) Speaker Que English, deputy director of the NYS Governor’s Andrew Cuomo’s office of faith-based community development services, Ruth Hassell-Thompson, special advisor for policy and community affairs, Lady Pamela Damon, director and founder of Sophisticated, Wise, Accomplished, Graceful, Girlz, and Dion Powell, 2020 79th Assembly candidate and community leader.