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PAAC Advocacy Day at the Capitol

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Pennsylvania State Capitol

501 N 3rd St

Harrisburg, PA 17120

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On Monday, April 8, 2018 at the Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg, PA the brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha from around the state will come to Harrisburg to our state capitol for our PAAC Advocacy Day at the Capital. The goal is for Alpha brothers to come together and advocate for our communities at our State Capitol with our elected officials. In addition, we will also be acknowledging the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Brother Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We will be meeting with elected officials, advocating for our communities and being recognized on the House floor during session.

We are asking as many brothers brother around the state to come and show Alpha's presence to our elected officials. The Brothers of Alpha will be recognized by the Pennsylvania House on the floor during their session. The House will be acknowledging the work that the brothers of Alpha are doing around the state AND they will be recognizing the 50th anniversary of Brother Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination and his contributions to world.

All brothers are asked to dress in Alpha Attire (Black suit, gold tie).


PAAC Advocacy Day at the Capital tentative agenda

8:00am – 8:30am – Registration

8:30am – PAAC Group Picture

8:45am – PAAC Huddle – Brothers will meet to talk about the agenda for the day and talking points for the meetings.

9:00am – 10:00am – Meeting with State Legislators (or tour of the capitol)

10:30am – 12pm – Lunch session – Meeting with PLBC (Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus)

1:00pm – House Session – Brothers will sit on the floor and in the balcony.

3:00pm – 4:00pm – Legislator Office visits – Brothers are encouraged to visit individual Representatives/Senators offices and talk to their local Representatives/Senators.

4:00pm – Conclusion of PAAC Day at the Capitol

4:00pm – Dinner in downtown Harrisburg (not covered in registration) – Dinner is optional for brothers who would like to participate.


If you have additional questions, comments, or concerns, please email PAAC1906@gmail.com.

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Harrisburg, PA 17120

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