Panel Discussion: Who Runs The World? Empowering Your Girls In The Public Educational System

August 04, 2018 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Greater Columbus Convention Center// Hall B

Back to School Community & Family Day

A highlight of the National Urban League Conference is the family-focused Back to School Community & Family Day, held in the Expo Hall and free to the public, this event features:

  • Free backpacks & school supplies (while supplies last)
  • Free health screenings
  • Live entertainment, games & prizes on the GEICO stage
  • #ToyotaStyles4Kids - pop-up styling station with free haircuts, hairstyles for kids K-12, compliments of Toyota (first come, first served)
  • Information & resources
  • Free local farmer’s market bags filled with fresh produce
  • A Free Legal Clinic with on-the-spot advice to help you with family, landlord-tent, employment, immigration and small business law issues, as  well as voter registration, warrants, police-stops, record expungement/restoring voting rights and appropriate school discipline
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A panel discussion with education advocates and legal experts moderated by local youth to educate parents on how to advocate for their daughters while navigating the school system.