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Sign Up for Advocacy Day 2018!

NASW-Illinois Chapter

Registration now open for Advocacy Day!


Bank of Springfield Center
(formerly the Prairie Capital Convention Center)
1 Convention Center Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701

Advocacy Day 2018 has been announced for Wednesday, April 11, 2018! The event will take place down at the Bank of Springfield Center in Springfield, IL. Join an anticipated 1,000 social workers and social work students from across the state to attend a half day of educational seminars on lobbying in Illinois. Participants will receive an Advocacy Day packet complete with legislative materials and tip sheets on lobbying. See the Advocacy Day page (LINK) for more information as it becomes available. 

REGISTER HERE:  https://naswil.wufoo.com/forms/advocacy-day-041118/

Want to find out if your school is organizing a group? Contact NASW Illinois Chapter Social Work Interns at kmiller [dot] naswil [at] socialworkers [dot] org.

Have a large group attending? Contact NASW Illinois Chapter Social Work Intern at kmiller [dot] naswil [at] socialworkers [dot] org for a group registration spreadsheet. 

Advocacy Day is a ZERO profit event for the chapter, in that any fee that is charged is based on the costs to present the event including catered continental breakfast, printing/folder fees, and space/speaker fees.


BONUS: Direct Action 101

NASW-IL is excited to partner with Lifted Voices, an organization committed to providing entry-level direct action training to those who are ready to resist the violence of the Trump administration and the rise of white nationalism. This training will include tactical considerations, safety tips, and cover some action-planning fundamentals. The material is aimed at activating the imaginations of those stepping into movement work and providing some tools for strategic analysis.

Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Time: 12:30 to 4:30pm
Location: NASW-Illinois Chapter Office at 404 S. Wells St., 4th Floor, Chicago, IL, 60607
Fee: 4 CEUs / $45 Nonmember / FREE NASW Member
Free to Students Registered for 2018 Advocacy Day

REGISTER HERE: https://naswil.wufoo.com/forms/direct-action-101-032718/

Posted on 11/20/17 at 03:30 PM


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