2015 NCLR National Latino Advocacy Days Agenda

(As of 2-28-2015, Subject to change)

Wednesday, March 4
Kellogg Conference Hotel at Gallaudet University
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002

8:00 a.m.   Registration Opens
9:00 a.m.–Noon   Lideres Congreso Youth Program
9:15–10:30 a.m.   Optional Session 1: Campaign Strategy (Room 6)
10:45 a.m.–Noon   Optional Session 2: Yes You Can! Voter Registration for Nonprofit Organizations (Room 6)
Noon–12:30 p.m.   Lunch (Ballroom)
12:30–12:50 p.m.   Welcome, Overview, and Purpose (Ballroom)
  • Opening Remarks
  • Sponsor Remarks
  • Youth/Affiliate Speaker
12:50–1:15 p.m.   Remarks from Janet Murguía, NCLR President and CEO (Ballroom)
1:15–2:15 p.m.   Issue Briefing on Administrative Relief (Ballroom)
2:15–2:20 p.m.   Social Media: Tweeting Your Member of Congress (Ballroom)
2:20–2:30 p.m.   Preview of Upcoming Policy Sessions (Ballroom)
2:30–3:10 p.m.   State Team Orientation Sessions (Breakouts)
3:10–4:00 p.m.   The Latino Agenda—Policy Breakout Sessions (Breakouts)
4:00–4:15 p.m.   Break
4:15–4:30 p.m.   The Power of the Latino Vote (Ballroom)
4:30–5:15 p.m.   A Conversation with Congressional Staffers: Tips and Role-Play for Effective Legislative Visits (Ballroom)
5:15–5:20 p.m.   Review Logistics for Next Day (Ballroom)
5:20–6:30 p.m.   State Team Breakout Sessions—Prepping for Tomorrow’s Legislative Visits (Breakouts)

Thursday, March 5
Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church
201 4th Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003

7:30 a.m.   Meet at Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church (Luggage Storage Available)
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.   Legislative Visits on Capitol Hill
5:00 p.m.   Luggage Storage Closes (Presbyterian Church)

  • NCLR Action Center
  • The Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits
  • The Truth About NCLR
  • NCLR Blog