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NEFL Children's Advocacy Training December 2017

Date: Friday, Dec 1, 2017     Time: 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Where: Jessie Ball duPont Center, 40 East Adams Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Learn how to advocate on behalf of our kids at the local and state levels directly from the legislators and advocacy experts working on issues facing our children. Learn techniques to inspire, motivate and educate policy makers on your key issues.


This is an event for non-profit professionals, volunteers and board members hosted by the Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition, Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida, United Way of Northeast Florida, the Jacksonville Public Education Fund, the Jacksonville Children's Commission and the Florida Nonprofit Alliance. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Click here to register today!

**Members of the Jacksonville Kids Coalition are eligible for two free registrations. 


8:30-9 a.m.: Light breakfast and registration

9-9:15 a.m.: Welcome

9:15-9:45 a.m.: Advocacy 101

9:45-10 a.m.: Break

10-10:45 a.m.: Panel Discussion

10:45-11 a.m.: Break

11-11:45 a.m.: Breakout Session 1: Children's Issue Briefing, Political Landscape, Network for Southern Economic Mobility

11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Break to lunch

12:15-1 p.m.: Lunch/Icebreaker

1-1:45 p.m.: Keynote speech: Former Sheriff & Edward Waters College President Nat Glover

1:45-3 p.m.: Breakout Session 2: Messaging/Communications, Nuts & Bolts: Forming a Policy Agenda, Ask an Expert

3-3:15 p.m.: Break

3:15-4 p.m.: Conclusion