"COMING TOGETHER IS A Beginning...
WORKING TOGETHER IS Success"
2021 YAR President, Javier Cardenas
City of Yakima Proclaims April Fair Housing Month
On April 20, 2021, due to the efforts of 2021 YAR President, Javier Cardenas and the Government Affairs Committee, the Mayor and City Council proclaimed that April is Fair Housing Month in the City of Yakima. The official proclamation is displayed at the YAR Office in Yakima.
Documentary: Matter of Place
After over 50 years since passing the Fair Housing Act, housing discrimination is still an issue for many communities. The documentary connects past struggles for fair housing to contemporary incidents of housing bias based on race, sexual orientation, disability, and source of income.