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Johnette Hartnett Speaks at DC EITC Campaign Kick-Off Back to news
Monday, February 07, 2011

February 5, 2011 - The DC EITC Campaign kick-off, co-hosted by the United Planning Organization and Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB), was held at the Petey Greene Community Service Center Tax Site in Washington's 8th Ward. Speakers included:

  • Adam Perry, Director of the CAAB DC EITC Campaign
  • Dana Jones, CAAB CEO
  • Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton
  • Marion Barry, Current Ward 8 Council Member and Former DC Mayor
  • Bill Hanbury CEO of the United Way of the National Capital Area
  • Johnette Hartnett, Director - Real Economic Impact Tour
  • Jana Barresi, Walmart

Mr. Handbury welcomed everyone and spoke of the strong United Way commitment to the work. NDI's own Johnette Hartnett and Jana Barresi of Walmart spoke on their collaboration with MyFreeTaxes and Lee Davenport from OneEconomy was acknowledged for his innovative work of bringing self tax education to the country.


L to R: Maurita Coley, CAAB; Johnette Hartnett, NDI; Dana Jones, CEO United Planning Organization; Rhonda Small, United Way; Mel Hardy, IRS; Jana Barresi, Walmart