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Opportunity Zones: Roxbury Edition

Dates: 

May 29, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: 

Black Market
2136 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02119

BECMA, Boston Ujima Project, and LISC Boston are proud to partner with Black Market on our follow-up discussion to our April 15th "Opportunity Knocks" event.

Join us as we bring together Roxbury residents and local business owners, along with interested developers, investors, and civic and nonprofit organizations for a conversation on the impact the new Opportunity Zone program will have on the Roxbury neighborhood.

The goals of the discussion are to:

  1. Share critical resources and information about Opportunity Zones
  2. Develop community guidelines for desirable Opportunity Zone investment projects in Roxbury
  3. Connect investors and developers with business owners and residents in Opportunity Zones

Attendees can expect to follow this schedule:

5:30PM - Registration, networking
6:00PM - Welcoming from partners
6:15PM - Opportunity Zones 101
6:30PM - PechaKucha presentations
6:30PM - Facilitated table workshops
7:45PM - Closing, networking

**NOTE: Ticket types are broken up in a way that will allow us to match the proper groups with one another. Please ONLY register using the ticket type that BEST defines your role at the discussion! Do not register using multiple tickets.

Have a question? Ask us at info@becma.org. Space is limited. RSVP is required. Refreshments will be provided.

Registration fee: 

Free

Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Economic Development