National Town Hall Meeting on Poverty & Economic Empowerment

Event Details
Date: 
August 23, 2013
Location: 
Grand Hyatt
1000 H Street, NW
Washington, DC

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) will hold a National Town Hall Meeting on Poverty & Economic Empowerment on Friday, August 23, 20l3. The SCLC National Town Hall will serve as a time of conversation around issues germane to minority economic empowerment. In support of the newly formed SCLC Poverty Institute, all town hall events will address poverty and economic empowerment. In addition to the Town Hall, the SCLC will convene it's 55th Annual Convention in Washington, DC August 23-26.

The Town Hall will have a Race & Poverty Panel 2:00pm-6:00pm followed by a Voting Rights Panel 5:00pm-7:00pm held at the Grand Hyatt Washington located on 1000 H Street, NW in Washington, DC. This event is open to the public.

Below is a full schedule for the 55th Annual Convention:

CONVENTION SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE

Thursday, August 22, 2013
Emancipation of Capital Gala
Evening Worship and Prayer

Friday, August 23, 2013
Morning fitness
Convention Registration
Business Sessions
Workshops
National Town Hall
Concert
Expo

Saturday, August 24, 2013
Morning Fitness
Convention Registration 
March on Washington
Expo

Sunday, August 25, 2013
Convention Registration
Worship Service
Gospel Brunch
Expo

Monday, August 26, 2013
Morning Fitness
Prayer/Devotion
Registration/Gala Ticket Purchase
Business Sessions
National Town Halls
Workshops
Legacy and Leadership Gala