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Sat, Mar 15, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Legislative Advocacy Workshop

Presenters:  Morgan Plant, Lobbyist; State Senator Rob Teplitz;  Frank Mazza, Central PA Regional Manager, Senator Pat Toomey;  Harrisburg Councilwoman Susan Brown Wilson

Focusing particularly on immigrant residents, this free training will provide residents of the Commonwealth with advice and assistance regarding how to communicate effectively with their elected officials. In addition to the professional trainer, elected officials will discuss what issues they are able to help with and what communication strategies they prefer. Topics will include: 

  • Contacting elected officials
  • Lobbying requirements
  • Tips for advocacating on community issues

Hosted By:   Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (PICC), Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., and Epsilon Sigma Omega Chapter

Community Sponsors:   Harrisburg PA NOW, Pennsylvania Immigrant and Refugee Women's Network (PAIRWN), Delta Sigma Theta - Harrisburg Chapter

Event Location

YWCA of Greater Harrisburg
1101 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103