Thirst for Equality:

A Discussion of Civil Rights Issues in Housing and Lending in Central Ohio

Come experience one neighborhood’s fight for clean water and justice in the uncomfortably recent U.S. District Court decision, Kennedy vs. City of Zanesville (2008). Featuring a live reenactment of the landmark case. This unique civil rights education class is not to be missed!

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Not your average civil rights class! Join us as we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act with dynamic presentations featuring:

  • Impact of Civil RightsG. Michael Payton, Executive Director, Ohio Civil Rights Commission; Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton, Retired; Edward Forman, Civil Rights Attorney, Marshall & Forman LLC; Clarence Mingo, Franklin County Auditor

  • History of Civil RightsRonnell Tomlinson, Director of Housing Enforcement and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Ohio Civil Rights Commission

  • Fair LendingMarianne Collins, Executive Director, Ohio Mortgage Bankers Association

Cost: $20

Walk-ins welcome!

Includes three (3) hours Civil Rights C.E. and  on-site parking. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m.

Hosted in partnership with the Columbus REALTORS®, Columbus Realtist Association, Columbus Mortgage Bankers Association, Ohio Civil Rights Commission, Ohio Mortgage Bankers Association, and Women’s Council of REALTORS®.



Special Accommodations
If you have disabilities that require special accommodations, including the need for auxiliary aids and services, please indicate requirements in the ‘Special Requests’ box at the time of registration.

Cancellation Policy
Unless otherwise noted above, tuition/registration fee will be refunded if cancellation is received at least 24 hours prior to the day of class. Weather Cancellation Policy


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Wednesday, November 7, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Fawcett Center Conference Theatre
2400 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210

Registration Status: Registration Closed

Additional Information

  • Seats Available: 123
  • Cost: $20.00