2018 Policy & Advocacy Training



This training is an opportunity for aspiring advocates -- such as healthcare providers, social workers, family leaders, and teachers -- to learn about the legislative process and how to get involved.

This includes information on civic engagement and elections, as well as how to share your stories through testimony and change legislation:

  • Learn how to recognize a problem in your community and get organized to advance a common goal
  • Apply tactics to map out a campaign strategy and influence decision makers
  • Learn about the legislative process in Hawai‘i and how to participate during the legislative session
  • Meet and hear from state lawmakers on how bill decisions are made and why advocacy is important

This event includes simple breakfast and lunch. Limited parking is available on-site for free; signs will be posted at the parking lot. If you have any questions, you can contact mfinlay@hawaii-can.org.

Space is limited, so please RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-hawaii-policy-advocacy-training-tickets-52340567045  

This training is hosted by the Hawai‘i Public Health Institute, PHOCUSED, Hawai‘i Appleseed, Hawai‘i Children’s Action Network, Common Cause Hawai‘i, Blue Zones Project - Hawai‘i and Hawai‘i Alliance of Nonprofit Organizations, groups with long track records of policy work and advocacy in Hawai‘i.

December 01, 2018 at 8:30am - 2pm
Catholic Charities Hawaii
1822 Keeaumoku St
Friends of Catholic Charities Hall
Honolulu, HI 96813
United States
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Mandy (Finlay) Fernandes ·
$15.00 USD · Purchase tickets