Summit Focuses on Your City's Families
Next month brings the biennial National Summit on Your City's Families, the nation's largest gathering of municipal leaders who are working to improve the lives of children, youth and families in their communities. The summit will be held Nov. 10-12 in Phoenix, Ariz., as one of four concurrent conferences during the National League of Cities annual Congress of Cities and Exposition. The Forum for Youth Investment is one of the supporting organizations.
Topics of the sessions include:
· Education from Early Childhood through College
· Afterschool and Out-of-School Time Programs
· Positive Engagement and Support of Immigrant Families
· Public Safety and Violence Prevention
· Reengagement Strategies for Disconnected Youth
· Health and Wellness Initiatives
· Poverty Reduction and Economic Self-Sufficiency
For more information, visit the National League of Cities website.