CHLI and Girl Scouts to Host a Congressional Briefing titlted: Young Latinas in Crisis?"
Tuesday, March 20, 2007
CHLI AND GIRL SCOUTS TO HOST A CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING ENTITLED "YOUNG LATINAS IN CRISIS?"
WASHINGTON, DC -- The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) and the Girl Scouts of USA (GSUSA) are hosting a congressional briefing on "Young Latinas in Crisis?," which will be held on Thursday, March 22nd, 2007, from 8:00 am to 10:00 am in the Rayburn House Office Building Room B339.
This event is part of the CHLI Congressional Briefing Series, which provides an open forum for discussion on issues affecting the largest minority community of the United States of America.
CHLI Chairman Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart and GSUSA National Chairwoman Patricia Diaz-Dennis will be the keynote speakers. Their remarks will be followed by a panel discussion.
Confirmed Panelists include the following experts:
Dr. Cristina Beato, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services
Alma Morales Riojas, President/CEO, Mana, a Latina Organization
Deborah Santiago, Vice-President for Policy and Research, Excelencia in Education
Lidia Soto-Hartman, Deputy Executive Director, Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capitol
The event is open press. If your news organization is interested in covering the event, please contact Mercy Viana Schlapp at 202-429-2033 or 703-470-4794.
To RSVP for this important breakfast briefing, please call 202 429-2033 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.