Youth and Young Adult Advocacy
11:00 am with Wylie Cook, M.Div
This workshop will be a laboratory, exploring how youth and young adults can become more involved in advocacy in their communities and around the issues they care about. We will work through a simple process from articulating our values to actually meeting with elected officials. This is a session intended for those who are under the age of 30.
Local Advocacy and Organizing: Survivors of Torture International
with Clint Carney, J.D., Government Affairs Manager, Survivors of Torture, International
Other 30-minute workshops between 11am-3pm will include:
- Advocacy 201
- Budget Advocacy
- Why Lutheran Advocacy?
- AMMPARO Information Session
- Racial Justice Information Session
- Issue Spotlight Sessions