Saturday, June 14, 2008 from 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Douglass College Student Center
Civic Engagement: From the School House to the White House
Presidential Candidates: John McCain, Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama or their representatives, will discuss the candidates' vision for a Comprehensive Federal Immigration System that is fair, humane and just.
Workshops will include:
- Empowering Immigrant Parents in School Districts.
- Emerging Americans/Immigrant Organizing in the Electoral Process: From Voter Registration/GOTV (Get Out The Vote) to Lobbying/Advocacy.
- Law Enforcement and Effective Community Relations.
- Language Access.
- The Dos and Don'ts of Lobbying/Advocacy for 501 c3's (non- profits).
REGISTRATION FEE: $25 per person (includes continental breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and conference/workshop materials). Please mail payment and registration form no later than Friday, May 23rd. Conference is limited to 200.