Boston Fair Housing Commission Poster Contest

In celebration of Fair Housing Month, the Boston Fair Housing Commission is holding a Fair Housing Poster Contest from March 3 - April 12, 2014.

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Congratulations to our finalists for the
Boston Fair Housing Poster Contest

Elementary School
First Place: Legacy Davis of Hyde Park
Second Place: Breanna Boothe of Dorchester
Third Place: Brianna Bulkey of Dorchester 
Middle School
First Place: Winnie Mei of Brighton
Second Place: Chris McKenzie of Dorchester
Third Place: Joery Artiste of Roxbury 
High School
First Place: Eliany and Yamilet of Roxbury
Second Place: Latayven Peevy Moore of Hyde Park
Third Place: Marcos Maurus of Hyde. 
Honorable Mention
Oumar Sarr of Dorchester  

Thanks for everyone's participation in our contest and we can’t wait to celebrate with our finalists on April 22nd!

About the Fair Housing Act

The Fair Housing Act was signed on April 11, 1968 which makes April Fair Housing Month.

The Fair Housing Act makes it illegal to discriminate in housing based on race, color, religion, marital status, military status, disability, children, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or source of income.

Contest Prizes

  • Prizes include:

    High School Prizes:

    1.) iPad Mini
    2.) Nikon Cool Pix Camera and a Gift Certificate to Blick Art Supply
    3.) $100 Visa Gift Card

    Middle School Prizes:

    1.) Samsung Tablet
    2.) $85 Gift Card to Target
    3.) $70 Visa Gift Card

    Elementary School:

    1.) Nabi 2
    2.) $85 Gift Card to Target
    3.) $50 Visa Gift Card and &25 Gift Certificate to Boing! Toy Shop