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SAVE THE DATE: March 2, 2019 NPRA-Capital Region Project Selection Meeting

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Cleveland Park Library-1st Floor Meeting Room

3310 Connecticut Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20008

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Join NPRA-Capital Region on Saturday, March 2 at 10:30am, at the Cleveland Park Public Library in D.C., to synchronize, unite, mobilize and organize for Puerto Rico! We will work collaboratively to finalize and select the project(s) for NPRA-Capital Region to pursue, to synochronize, unite, mobilize and organize the DC Metropolitan area to support Puerto Ricans, and create an action plan for NPRA-Capital Region to carry out on these issues in 2019! We will also discuss memebership, the chapter's organizational structure and leadership opportunities within the chapter

Objectives 1. Continue our collaborative work on finalizing project proposals, and selection the project(s) that will anchor NPRA-Capital Region's action plan beginning in 2019! 2. Discussion on the NPRA-Capital Region chapter organizational structure and bylaws, and; 3. Become a member, volunteer and leader in the NPRA Capital Region chapter

Project proposals to be discussed include:

  1. Establishing a partnership with a local community in Puerto Rico to coordinate a comprehensive reconstruction effort.

  2. An initiative to evaluate sustainable energy strategies for the island, and to coordinate the expansion of residential solar and community micro-grids in Puerto Rico.

  3. An initiative to identify and strengthen the Puerto Rican career pipeline for legal professionals to secure employment opportunities in Puerto Rico and in the U.S.

  4. A coordinated effort to address shortfalls in access to health care services in Puerto Rico, including affordable health care/health insurance, and increasing the number of doctors and medical specialists.

We look forward to you joining us to support this effort at formalizing the NPRA-Capital Region chapter!

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