Private Sector Leadership in Community Development & Low Income Housing

Albert Boscov, Private Partner, Boscov’s Department Stores & Direct Link Inc., Reading, PA - Moderator
William Lowenstein, President, Community Initiatives Development Corporation, Hudson, NY
Lenin Agudo, President, Director of Community Development, City of Reading, Reading, PA
Daniel F. Luckey, PHM, Executive Director, Reading Housing Authority, Reading, PA

This exciting session ia al collaborations between the department Boscov Department Store, the Reading Housing Authority, the Reading Community Development Agency and the Community Initiatives Development Corporation (CIDC). Together this collaboration has created more than 600 units of low and moderate income housing, more than 100 million dollars of economic development projects including hundreds of industrial jobs. Come learn how this effective collaboration implemented fund raisers and support for an area homeless shelter as well as creating an entertainment district in a blight filled area of the city including IMAX Theater along with the largest art center in the United States!

Date: Friday, October 25

2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Year: 2013