Please join us May 19th for Legislative Awareness Day.
Please register at: http://goo.gl/forms/A0tUvjjfZ0
May 19th, 2015 , the Louisiana AIDS Advocacy Network’s annual Legislative Awareness Day will be held in Baton Rouge, LA. Join us in the Capitol Park Welcome Center, 702 North Park River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Special advocacy trainings and educational sessions will be held in the Capitol Park Welcome Center, [See below]
LAAN will hold a press conference on the steps of the Capitol at 1:45pm. The LAAN advocates will enter the Capitol building for a chance to meet with legislators about HIV-related legislative issues. If you would like to attend, please RSVP http://goo.gl/forms/A0tUvjjfZ0. We have arranged transportation from as far away as Shreveport, Alexandria & Monroe and from Lafayette, Lake Charles. Space is limited.
Contact: Darlene Robertson @ 337.351.5341 or Jack Carrel @ 281.857.4837 for assistance for registration.
Thanks and we look forward to seeing you on May 19th.
You can also contact LAAN.Coordinator@gmail.com
Information about the day is listed below.
9:00-9:30 Check in Capitol Park Welcome Center, 702 North Park River Road
9:30-11:00 Advocacy Training: Ronald Johnson – Vice-President of Policy and Advocacy, AIDS UNITED
11:15-11:45 Judith Montenegro – Director of Community Organizing, for Latinos in the Deep South, Latino Commission on AIDS
11:45-12:15 Lunch (Capitol Park Welcome Center)
12:45-1:30 Break Out Sessions
1:30-1:45 Walk to Capitol Steps
1:45-2:15 Press Conference on Capitol Steps
2:15-4:00 Legislative Advocacy Visits