Equitable Development & Inclusive Growth in Opportunity Zones

June 26, 2019 at 2:15pm3:30pm
Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations
Hamilton Building

1001 Locust Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

This interactive workshop will provide an overview of Opportunity Zones and how this new federal tax incentive can promote investment and equitable development in Philadelphia. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding and discuss how increased Opportunity Zone investment of private capital may impact our communities. Presenters will listen and engage with attendees on this topic offering diverse, expert perspectives on Opportunity Zone activities and what Philadelphia is doing to promote equitable development in its neighborhoods. In addition, this session will feature a Philadelphia case study project that provides a concrete example of how Opportunity Zone funds can drive equitable growth and achieve positive impacts in Philadelphia’s communities.