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Thursday
May102012

Seeking Accountability from Banks for the Housing Foreclosure Crisis in Prince William County


Members from more than 40 religious institutions across Northern Virginia are asking some of the country’s largest banks to commit to helping rebuild neighborhoods that have been devastated by housing foreclosures.
Virginians Organized for Interfaith Community Engagement (VOICE) drew a crowd of about 900 congregants, political leaders and representatives of two major financial institutions — Bank of America and J.P. Morgan Chase — to Freedom High School in Woodbridge on Sunday to discuss the issue.
 
http://www.npr.org/2011/11/03/141976365/as-foreclosures-surge-help-is-often-hard-to-find

From the stage at Freedom High SchoolMany members from UUCR were there to witness.

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