National Town Hall Meeting on Poverty & Economic Empowerment
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: