Crisis Assistance Ministry teams up with area organizations to bring Matthew Desmond to Charlotte

Published Monday, August 14, 2017
Crisis Assistance Ministry is honored to join with 9 other organizations to host Matthew Desmond, author of Evicted! Poverty and Profit in the American City in Charlotte next month. 
RESERVE YOUR TICKET: You don't want to miss this opportunity as tickets are limited. Registration is now open for his limited seating appearance September 27 at McGlohon Theatre. REGISTRATION Is Open NOW

FIND A BOOK CLUB, OR HOST ONE YOURSELFBefore his appearance, you're invited to take part in an Evicted book club and learn about issues the book raises and how they play out in Charlotte and the Carolinas.  Almost 30 local book clubs will convene ahead of the September 27 public event. You can find a book club, access study guides, and background info, or look into hosting your own study group at hosted by the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute.

Matthew Desmond’s appearance in Charlotte is sponsored by the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute, the John S. and James L. Knight FoundationCrisis Assistance Ministry, the Homeless Services NetworkULI Charlotte, the Greater Charlotte Apartment AssociationUnited Way of Central Carolinas and the Center for the Living City