Friends of The National Coalition Power Series Reception & Dialogue
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
People, Policy, Power Building Series (The Power Series)
The Power Series will develop new thinking around what "we the people" must do to rebuild progressive political power, reverse the gridlock in Congress, protect our voting rights, women's rights and workers' rights that are under attack across the country. The National Coalition is dedicated to increasing Black civic engagement, women & girls empowerment, youth civic leadership and voter empowerment through its 60 member national organization base, 12 state-based affiliates and networks including: the Black Women's Roundtable, Black Youth Vote!, Youth Policy & Process and Unity '12 Civic Engagement & Diaspora Campaigns.
To learn more about The National Coalition's impact in communities visit: www.ncbcp.org
Invited Honorees & Special Guests
The Honorable Donna Christensen, Chair, Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust
The Honorable Yvette Clarke, 9th Congressional District of NY
The Honorable Barbara Lee, Co-Chair, Out of Poverty Caucus
The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee, 18th Congressional District of Texas
The Honorable Gwen Moore, 4th Congressional District of Wisconsin
Tom Buffenbarger, International President, IAMAW
Kristal High, Editor-In-Chief, Politic365
Hilary Shelton, Washington Bureau Director & Vice President for Advocacy, NAACP
Michael Strautmanis, Former White House Official
Friends of The National Coalition Host Committee*
Dorothy Jackson, Esq.
Richard Womack, Sr.
[*List in Formation]
$1,000 Power Player
$ 500 Movement Builder
$250 Community Organizer
$100 Footsoldier for Democracy