Where: L'Enfant Plaza Hotel; Grand Ballroom
Enfant Plaza, SW;
Registration: RSVPs for the events should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the Center for Native American Youth please visit www.cnay.org.
March 4 reception, in conjunction with a National Congress of American Indians' conference, will celebrate the Center's impactful work, which has included over 50 roundtables reaching out to youth of more than 150 tribes across Indian Country, national convenings to collaborate on policy and programming for Native youth, and building an online information resource hub related to improving the lives of Native youth. Several members of Congress
are serving as honorary hosts for this event, including
Congressman Tom Cole
(R-OK), Senator Michael Crapo (R-WY), Senator John Hoeven (R-ND), Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) Congresswoman Betty McCollum (D-MN), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Senator Jon Tester (D-MT), Senator Tom Udall (D-NM), Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN) and Congressman Don Young (R-AK).
During their time in DC the Champions will also be touring the White House and Capitol as well as meeting with White House staff, federal agency leaders, and many other distinguished individuals. More information about the Champions for Change program is available at http://cnay.org/Champions_for_Change.html.