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Northeast Florida 2015 Advocacy Training

Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (EST)

Northeast Florida 2015 Advocacy Training

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Type End Quantity
General Admission (8:30 am-1:30 pm) Ended Free  
Teen Advocacy Training- Teens only (3:00-6:00 pm) Ended Free  

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Event Details

Learn how to advocate on behalf of our kids. Hear from local legislators and advocacy experts on the issues facing our children. Learn techniques to inspire, motivate and educate legislators on your key issues in Tallahassee. The training will include roundtables, panel discussion, a keynote speaker and lunch. 

A teens-only training on the basics of advocacy will be held from 3pm-6pm. 

Tentative agenda:

8:30 am- 9:00 am            Registration

9:00 am- 9:15 am            Welcome

9:15 am- 10:00 am           Panel Discussion

  • Panelists: Ron Littlepage (Florida Times-Union), State Sen. Audrey Gibson and Shannon Blankinship (St. Johns Riverkeeper)
  • Moderator: Melanie Lawson (WJXT News 4 Jax)

10:00 am- 12:00 pm         Roundtable (Three 40-minute sessions)                    

  • Role-play activity: Jason Roth, United Way of Northeast Florida
  • Issue briefing: Brittany Birken, Florida Children’s Council
  • Communications: Kevin Cate, CateComm

 

12:00 pm-1:00 pm            Lunch and Keynote-

1:00 pm- 1:30 pm             Q&A, Evaluations, Closing remarks

 

Teens:

3:00-3:30 pm      Eat & Mingle

3:30-3:35 pm      Welcome

3:35-4:00 pm      Keynote Speech: Jacksonville Association of Governing Students (JAGS) Representative

4:00-5:30 pm      Breakout sessions (Three 30-minute sessions)

  • Branding/Communications – Eva Baker, Teens Got Cents
  • Personal Etiquette – Angela Mack, United Way of Northeast Florida  
  • Developing Talking Points – Kristin Murray, Jacksonville Children's Commission

5:30-5:55 pm      Role-play activity, Samantha Drennon

5:55-6:00 pm      Closing Remarks 

Have questions about Northeast Florida 2015 Advocacy Training? Contact Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition

When & Where


Jessie Ball duPont Center
40 East Adams Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (EST)


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