Join NEDAP at our 2012 Summer Film Series!
Location: reRun Gastropub Theater: 147 Front St., Brooklyn (F to York St., A/C to High St.). Time: Doors open at 6 pm; Screenings begin at 6:30 pm. Bar/food menu available.
Suggested donation $10
July 25, 2012: The House We Live In, followed by a discussion with Rob Robinson, co-founder of Take Back the Land movement
August 15, 2012: The Flaw
View NEDAP's online calendar for upcoming community workshops, coalition meetings and other events.
Past Event Highlights
February 22, 2012: NYC Town Hall Meeting with the CFPB
The federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau presented a public Town Hall meeting with CFPB director Richard Cordray. The Town Hall was an opportunity for New Yorkers to speak directly with the head of the new watchdog agency about a wide range of financial justice issues.
NEDAP Film Series: More than 150 New Yorkers joined NEDAP as we showcased the films Inside Job, on the origins of the economic collapse; Battle for Brooklyn, about the controversial Atlantic Yards project; and Whose Barrio?, on gentrification in East Harlem. Screenings were followed by discussions with the filmmakers, community activists, and journalists.
May 25, 2011:
Promoting Financial Justice for Immigrant New Yorkers -- A forum for NYC community groups, advocates, and funders. Click here for a agenda.
NEDAP's 12th Annual Community Reinvestment Workshops Series:
- June 10, 2010 - Ins and Outs of Student Loan Debt
Presenters: Herman De Jesus, NEDAP; Deanne Loonin, NCLC
- June 29, 2010 - Foreclosure Prevention Strategies: Addressing Second Liens
Presenters: Herman De Jesus, NEDAP; Sara Manaugh, South Brooklyn Legal Services
February 25, 2010: Panel presented by Center for NYC Affairs - Milano The New School
Banking Under the Mattress: Financial Literacy and Unbanked New Yorkers
Theresa Lang Community and Student Ctr, Arnhold Hall, 55 W. 13th St.
8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
February 25, 2010: Film Screening of the award-winning documentary, American Casino
Event sponsored by Women in Housing and Finance
NYU Law School, 40 Washington Sq. S. - 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Click here for event flyer. The event is also a fundraiser for NEDAP's Gap Loan Fund!
September 23, 2009: Thanks to all who came out for NEDAP's reception at the Queens Museum of Art, featuring Damon Rich's exhibit, Red Lines - Housing Crisis Learning Center.
Fall 2008 & Spring 2009: NEDAP launched its Brown Bag Lunch Series, featuring informal presentations and discussion on emerging financial justice topics.
April 14, 2008: NEDAP convened the second conference on Promoting Financial Justice for Immigrant New Yorkers. Click here for information and conference materials.
May - August 2007: NEDAP presented the first annual Community Economic Justice Film Series, in association with Downtown Community Television Center.
February-June 2007: NEDAP presented the 10th Annual Community Reinvestment Workshop Series for community groups and advocates, on topics such as Immigrant Financial Justice Organizing, Resources for Women's Economic Justice and the High Cost of Credit in Low Income Communities.
March 6, 2007: NEDAP participated in the national launch of Americans for Fairness in Lending, a national campaign to raise awareness of abusive credit and lending practices and call for re-regulation of the lending industry.
December 7, 2006: NEDAP's 10th Anniversary Celebration! Thanks to everyone who joined us for a great party, where we also honored several allies and supporters.
Winter/Spring 2006: 9th Annual Community Reinvestment Workshop Series.
February 8, 2006: Promoting Financial Justice for Immigrant New Yorkers. A conference report is now available online.
June 2005: NEDAP convened a national conference on Youth Microenterprise as a Tool for Social Justice.