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2014 NCLR California Latino Policy Summit

The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) will be convening Affiliates from throughout California to advance the most critical issues impacting Latino families. NCLR’s California Latino Policy Summit is an opportunity for California Affiliates to receive leadership and campaign training as well as detailed information on education, health, housing and workforce policy.

For more information please contact Magdalena Mireles at mmireles@nclr.org.

Past Events

  • 2013 NCLR California Latino Advocacy Day
     
  • 2013 NCLR Texas Latino Advocacy Day
     
  • NCLR Workforce Development Forum
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  • 2012 NCLR Inaugural Health Summit
     
  • Building a Brighter Future:  Serving Disconnected Latino Youth panel discussion
     
  • Building a Brighter Future:  Working Together for Latino Children and Youth convening
     
  • We Needed the Work:  Latino Worker Voices in the New Economy panel discussion
     

April 16, 2013

2013 NCLR California Latino Advocacy Day

The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and organizations from its California Affiliate Network will convene on April 16, 2013, at the State Capitol in Sacramento for the NCLR California Latino Advocacy Day. The annual event is an opportunity for advocates to meet with their legislators to discuss education, health, housing, and workforce development issues affecting Latinos throughout the state.

In the morning, NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía will hold a press conference with state legislators, NCLR Affiliates, and key allies to draw attention to the advocacy work of California Affiliates and to outline NCLR’s California advocacy agenda to advance opportunities for the Latino community.

For more information, please contact Altagracia Espinal at aespinal@nclr.org.

February 5, 2013

2013 NCLR Texas Latino Advocacy Day

On February 5, 2013, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) will mobilize 150 participants for a groundbreaking statewide leadership development and capacity-building initiative.  Affiliate leaders, Latino community members, partner organizations, and NCLR staff will participate in a day of issue briefings and legislative visits on behalf of the Latino community in Texas, advocating for several important education, housing, health care, and workforce development bills.2013 NCLR California Latino Advocacy Day

October 2, 2012

NCLR Workforce Development Forum

NCLR Workforce Development Forum

Please join the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) on October 2, 2012, for its third Workforce Development Forum.  Learn about promising workforce development program strategies and innovative policy interventions taking root throughout the country.  Hear from nationally renowned speakers and continue the conversation about how to prepare workers for the rapidly changing needs of business and industry.


July 5, 2012

NCLR’s Inaugural Health Summit

Thursday and Friday, July 5–6, 2012
Mandalay Bay Hotel and Convention Center
3950 Las Vegas Boulevard S.
Las Vegas, NV 89119

Please join the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) for its Inaugural Health Summit.  The Summit will consist of two parts—policy and programming—linking these areas and providing guidance for Affiliates as they face the changes brought on by health care reform.  Attendees will participate in social media training, have the chance to share the successes of their own programs, and help shape the 2013 Health Summit in New Orleans, Louisiana.  Scholarships are available to NCLR Affiliates that demonstrate need.

View event details, register, and apply for a scholarship for the 2013 Health Summit now!

February 7, 2012

Building a Brighter Future:  Serving Disconnected Latino Youth

Building a Brighter Future:  Serving Disconnected Latino Youth
The event will feature leading experts discussing the youth policy environment and the outlook for California’s future.

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
9:00–11:30 a.m. PST
Tom Bradley Tower, Los Angeles City Hall
200 North Spring Street, 26th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Please join the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) for a panel event, “Building a Brighter Future:  California’s Disconnected Latino Youth.”  The event will feature leading experts discussing the youth policy environment and the outlook for California’s future.

May 25–26, 2011

Building a Brighter Future:  Working Together for Latino Children and Youth

Please join the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and children’s advocates from across the country in mobilizing to fight for Latino children and youth at this two-day convening.  Help create a Latino children’s advocacy community and network with other advocates while discussing how the current legislative landscape may affect your work on behalf of Latino children.

View the agenda of the convening.

May 24, 2011

We Needed the Work:  Latino Worker Voices in the New Economy

We Needed the Work:  Latino Worker Voices in the New EconomyMay 24, 2011
8:30–11:00 a.m.

NCLR Headquarters
1126 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036

 

Please join the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) for a panel discussion about Latino workers’ experiences in the workplace.  The event will feature the release of a new collection of stories published by NCLR:  We Needed the Work: Latino Worker Voices in the New Economy, which chronicles the experiences of Latino, immigrant, and other low-wage workers, as told in their own words.  In addition, leading advocates will discuss policy efforts to protect workers’ rights.



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