The Jefferson County Community Development Corp. will host a Homeownership and Fair Housing event from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 700 S. Main St., Saturday, April 15.

Pine Bluff Mayor Shirley Washington will give opening comments. Guests will also include a representative from the Arkansas Fair Housing Commission discussing fair housing and Hope Federal Credit Union Officers and a representative from the Credit Literacy Office will discuss homeownership loans and requirements.

April is Fair Housing Month and the community is invited to celebrate with organizers of this meeting. RSVP to Fran Newsome at 501-920-9918 or