2018 Children & Youth Issues Briefing

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Please join us at the 2018 Children & Youth Issues Briefing, hosted by Greater Twin Cities United Way and the Start Early Funders Coalition. It’s your chance to connect with nearly 1,000 advocates at the event which convenes each year at the start of the legislative session.

With a critical election for Minnesota’s next governor quickly approaching, this year’s event will feature a gubernatorial candidate discussion to address the importance of young children and youth to the future of our state, and their vision to improve successful outcomes.

Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Location: InterContinental St. Paul – Riverfront, 11 East Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul


Program highlights:

  • Gubernatorial candidate discussion, moderated by Lori Sturdevant, Star Tribune
  • Governor Mark Dayton (invited)
  • Education equity and policy
  • Early childhood—meeting the needs of children, families and workforce
  • Rural challenges and innovation

Join us for this uniquely interactive and informative session to engage in critical discussions around equity and policies focused on improving outcomes for our state’s young children and youth.

For anyone needing special accommodations or assistance at the event, please contact Kristen Rosenberger.

This event is hosted by the Start Early Funders Coalition in partnership with Greater Twin Cities United Way, The Sheltering Arms Foundation, Minnesota Council of Nonprofits and Minnesota Council on Foundations.


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Wed, Feb 14
Icon Location
  • InterContinental St. Paul-Riverfront
    11 East Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul, MN 55101