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The Rainbow PUSH 14th Annual Creating Opportunity Conference, Fairness in the Work Place, the Marketplace and the Public Square, will happen Friday and Saturday, November 1 and 2 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.This year’s conference agenda focuses on financial literacy, business growth and development, job creation, civil rights enforcement and the Affordable Care Act.The purpose of the conference is to promote fairness in contracting, hiring, retention and promotion, as well as fair terms and conditions in purchasing, lending and investment. The conference will also inspire youth and their parents to take advantage of opportunities to achieve their highest potential.The Conference also presents Financial Literacy, featuring Wells Fargo’s Hands On Banking Internet-based curriculum, to promote neighborhood stabilization and home retention. According to RPC Vice President Janice Mathis, “We are working on three fronts: we aim to improve public policy at the state and federal levels; promote urban and rural economic development and job creation and help families and congregations escape or avoid poverty by making sure they have as much knowledge as possible. Federal investment is designed to spur economic recovery, but without participation by unemployed persons and underutilized firms, the stimulus cannot achieve its purpose. According to Rev. Jackson, “we cannot just water the leaves, we must also stimulate the roots to revive the economy.”Small business owners will learn how investments in critical infrastructure creates contracting and job opportunities from some of the largest public and private companies including MARTA, Georgia Power Co. and the Coca-Cola Company. G.G. Dixon and Moanica Caston, two executives on the rise, will speak at the Business Breakfast on Friday morning.