WCAC is excited to host its 2nd Annual Poverty Forum on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester!

We are honored to welcome Mary Ann Bates, Executive Director of the North American Office of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (JPAL) for our keynote address. JPAL is home of the 2019 Nobel Prize winning researchers recognized for their research and approach to alleviating poverty.

Following the keynote, join us for a dynamic panel discussion and Q&A. Comfirmed panelists to date include Quinsigamond Community College President Luis Pedraja, Open Sky CEO Ken Bates and Clark University Associate Professor of Community Development & Planning Laurie Ross, Ph.D.