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City Limits and the Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness

Tackling Poverty: A Local & National Agenda (Manhattan)

Presented by City Limits and the Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness

Description:
Following the Presidential Inauguration, New Yorkers will prepare to elect a new mayor in 2013. For the second event of the Tackling Poverty Series, you are invited to special conversation with experts and civic leaders to discuss a national and local policy agenda to address growing urban poverty and homelessness. The event will also highlight Hurricane Sandy's effects on the economic recovery and feature networking opportunities with other community stakeholders and professionals.

Doors Open at 6 p.m.

Conversation: 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Networking Reception: 8 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Special Remarks by:
Bob Herbert, Distinguished Senior Fellow, Demos
David R. Jones, President, Community Service Society of New York
Ralph Nunez, President and CEO, ICPH
Conversation Features:
Dona Anderson, Director, The Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness
Melissa Boteach, Director of the Half in Ten and Poverty & Prosperity Programs, Center for American Progress
Christopher M. Brown, Director for Legislative Affairs, PolicyLink
Maya Wiley, Founder & President, Center for Social Inclusion
David Novarro, News Anchor and Television Host (Moderator), WABC TV.

Partners Include: M&T Bank, WABC-TV, El Museo, Colin Powell Center for Leadership & Service, East Harlem Chamber of Commerce.

For more info, partnership, and sponsorship opportunities visit www.TacklingPovertyNYC.com

Event Dates: 01/30/13 to 01/30/13

Register

Address:
City Limits
El Museo Del Barrio
1230 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10029
nekoro@citylimits.org
212-614-5387

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Cost
Free. RSVP Required

Financial Aid Available: No



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