With local budget advocacy season fast approaching, and particularly given the new federal political landscape, CNHED offers a timely & compelling February monthly meeting on effective advocacy in a challenging climate.
Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Noon – 2:00 PM
DC Housing Finance Agency (815 Florida Ave. NW)
Hear from our guest speaker, Dr. Patrick Griffin, experienced advocate and academic director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at American University as he engages CNHED members in a dialogue about the political climate and what strategies and tactics comprise a successful advocacy platform. With nearly 30 years of federal advocacy experience, you won’t want to miss the parallels he will draw from his personal experience to local advocacy. Dr. Griffin will share insights why when the odds are stacked against you, you can still play to win!