CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Herbert
Henderson Office of Minority Affairs (HHOMA) will hold its fourth Listening
Tour event this year in the City of Ranson. The tour stop will be held 6 p.m.,
Tuesday, Aug. 13, in the Ranson Civic Center, 432 W. Second Avenue.
The event is free and open to the
“This is an opportunity for
citizens to ask questions and get answers,” said Jill Upson, executive director
of HHOMA. “We want to hear directly from
the people of our state. We want to learn about their concerns, their
needs and their ideas.”
HHOMA was previously in Ranson in
May for the sixth annual Minority Business Expo and featured exhibits, a
keynote address from the U.S. Small Business Administration Mid-Atlantic
Regional Administrator, Michelle Christian, and a workshop led by West Virginia
Secretary of State Andrew “Mac” Warner.
The Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs is
committed to serving and assisting all underserved citizens across West Virginia
and developing innovative ways to address issues affecting minority populations
through conversation, education, leadership, and collaboration. For more
information, visit Facebook at @WVHHOMA, minorityaffairs.wv.gov or call the
office at (304) 356-2023.