Jubilee Initiative on Briefing Panel at California Capitol
Maggie Lohmeyer (pictured far left), field coordinator for the Jubilee Initiative participated in a panel for a legislative briefing at the California State Capitol. The briefing, sponsored by the Center for Responsible Lending and Assemblymember Ash Kalra, was entitled "The State of Small Dollar Lending in California." This was the second session and focused on efforts to provide alternatives to high-cost predatory lending. The first session focused on how small dollar lending has become predatory lending. Other panelists were from the Western Center on Law and Poverty, Mission Asset Fund, True Connect, Jewish Free Loan Association, and UnidosUS.