Poverty Forum

LEXINGTON, Ky. - MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry will be the keynote at Community Action Council’s 6th annual Poverty Forum Thursday. The event format has also undergone some changes this year.

LEXINGTON, Ky.  -  The Community Action Council is holding its fifth annual Poverty Forum this Friday night in Lexington.  CAC spokesman Charlie Lanter says the goal of the event is to get people talking about something outside their comfort zones.

Tavis Smiley To Speak At Annual Poverty Forum

Sep 22, 2012

LEXINGTON, Ky.  - PBS and Public Radio personality Tavis Smiley will be in Lexington this coming Friday to deliver the keynote speech at the Community Action Council's annual Poverty Forum.  He recently spoke with WUKY's Alan Lytle about the growing number of Americans slipping into poverty each year.   The Poverty Forum is Friday September 28th from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Lexington Convention Center.