Equal Opportunity: The Elusive Promise Series 2007

Equal Opportunity: The Elusive Promise Series 2007

Presented by the Equality Alliance of San Diego County and Co-Sponsored by American Federation of Teachers, Educational Cultural Complex, Employee Rights Center, San Diego NAACP, LULAC, Filipino America Community Empowerment


Only 23% of Blacks and 9% of Latinos age 25 or older in California have a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to 40% of whites. The median income of adults with a bachelor’s degree is double that of high school graduates.

In the last 10 years, the total dollar amount of public contracts awarded to “minority owned enterprises” has fallen by more than 50%  and only 1/3 of these businesses have survived over this period of time.

Tuesday, February 27, 5-7 pm
City Heights Center, 4305 University Ave, Community Room

Wednesday, February 28, 6-8 pm
San Diego City College, 1313 Park Blvd, D-121A

Friday, March 2, 10 am to 12 pm
Educational Cultural Complex, 4343 Ocean View Blvd

For more information go to  www.equalitysandiego.org <http://www.equalitysandiego.org/> , email Julian at  equalitysandiego@gmail.com <mailto:equalitysandiego@gmail.org>  or call 619-269-2156.