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      July 24, 2019

      Wednesday   1:00 PM

      704 1st Avenue North
      Fargo, North Dakota 58102

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      Opportunity Zone Forum

      The Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC, the Economic Innovation Group, Bremer Bank, Emerging Prairie and the organizers of TEDxFargo are thrilled to invite you to attend the Opportunity Zone Forum! At this forum, you’ll learn more about Opportunity Zones, a community development program that encourages long-term investments in low-income and urban communities nationwide. Hear from our keynote speaker, John Lettieri, President & CEO of the Economic Innovation Group (EIG). Lettieri is responsible for the executive leadership of EIG, where he oversees the organization’s efforts to study and address regional inequality and the decline of economic dynamism in the United States. Your speakers include: John Lettieri - Economic Innovation Group Joe Monty - Eide Bailly Mayor Tim Mahoney - City of Fargo Alex Smith - United States Economic Development Administration Commissioner Karen Tyler - North Dakota Securities Department And more! Overview of the event: Session 1: National Impact & Overview of Opportunity Zones Session 2: Local Impact Session 3: Real Time Examples Session 4: Learning Opportunities and Social Come learn about what Opportunity Zones are, discover the efforts that are already in place, and connect with other active community partners! This is a free community event, but we ask that you register.

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