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MN - Social Work Day at the Capitol 2019
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Experience the power of social work through collective engagement and advocacy.

4/8/2019
When: Monday, April 8th, 2019
9:00 AM
Where: Union Depot
214 4th Street East
St. Paul 55101
United States
Contact: NASW MN
6512931935


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National Association of Social Workers - MN Chapter



 

 

 

 

Monday, April 8th, 2019

 

UNION DEPOT, 214 4th Street East, St. Paul, MN 55101

 

 


OUR VENUE HAS CHANGED! 

We are no longer at the Cedar Street Armory. Please note the new location: Union Depot.


 

Join over 1,000 social workers and students from across Minnesota on Monday, April 8th for a day of learning and advocacy at the State Capitol.

 

LEARN ABOUT KEY LEGISLATIVE INITIATIVES

Leaders in political advocacy will address critical issues that affect the social work profession and the people we serve.

 

MEET WITH YOUR LEGISLATOR

Set up appointments in the afternoon with legislators to voice your ideas and promote professional concerns to legislators and their staff.

CEUs offered

 

Click here for additional information about Social Work Day at the Capitol


 

SCHEDULE

 

9:00 AM
Community Leaders & Legislative Updates

Restore the Vote, Expanding MN Care & Paid Time to Care
Elianne Farhat, Executive Director of TakeAction Minnesota

Housing, Homelessness & MFIP Cash Assistance Increase
Senta Leff, Executive Director of MN Coalition for the Homeless

Mental Health Parity, Conversion Therapy & School Linked Mental Health
Sue Abderholden, Executive Director of NAMI-MN

 

12:45 PM

March to the Capitol

 

1:30 PM

Rally in the Rotunda

 

2:15 PM

Meet with Legislators

 

 

If you plan to participate in the rally only, we suggest arriving at the Capitol steps between 1:00-1:15 p.m.

 


 

 

REGISTRATION

 

Please note that our prices have changed as of 2/20/2019. Registration closes 4/1/2019.


Before April 1

NASW-MN Members: $22

Non-Members: $26

 

*Lunch option available for $10, and will be added to your total during check-out.

 

 

Day-of registration**

Members/Non-Members: $32

 

 

 

*Registration fee does not include lunch. If you do not purchase lunch, please bring a brown bag lunch to the event. The venue does not permit food from outside restaurants, and there will not be an opportunity to purchase food offsite.

 

**Lunch cannot be guaranteed to those who register on the day of the event.

 

***If you plan to only attend the Rally, you do not need to register.

 

 

 

Bulk Registration
Groups of 10 or more people, including students and faculty from social work academic programs may use the Bulk Registration process. Option to purchase shirts included (see below for shirt pricing information). 
Contact your program's Faculty Contact or School Liaison for information, or reach out to NASW-MN at admin.naswmn@socialworkers.org.

 


 

This event includes over 1,000 social workers and students from across the state. Register early to avoid being sold out!

 

Registration closes April 1st. You may register at the event for $32. Lunch available for additional $10 purchase while supplies last, and cannot be guaranteed. Shirts available for purchase at the event via cash or check only, and while supplies last.

 


 

 

UNITE IN SOLIDARITY with a "SOCIAL WORKERS PROTECTING DEMOCRACY" SHIRT!

Shirt purchase optional, and will be added to total during check-out. Bulk Registration process includes shirt purchase option.

Back side of shirts read "#VoiceValuesVote - @NASWMN"


Short-sleeve: $12

Regular sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XL,  2XL, 3XL

Fitted sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XL, 2XL

 

Long-sleeve: $15

Sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XL, 2XL

 

 

Contact NASW-MN with any questions at admin.naswmn@socialworkers.org or 651-293-1935

 

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