Monday, July 6, 2015

The National Council of La Raza to Hold Annual Conference

The National Council of La Raza will convene its annual conference on July, 11 - 15, 2015 at the Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO. The NCLR Annual Conference consists of workshops addressing issues important to the Latino community, meal events with 2,000 guests, and presentations from speakers.

The NCLR Annual Conference hosts town hall meetings and workshops about issues affecting Hispanic people living in American. The National Family Latino Expo, with over 200 exhibitors, offers free health screenings, live entertainment, giveaways, and product samples from Fortune 500 companies, community organizations, and government agencies. Workshops offer participants the opportunity to earn NCLR Certificates of Professional Development in the various issue areas covered at Conference. Certifications include: Affiliate/Nonprofit Management; Community and Family Wealth-Building; Community Empowerment; Digital Business; Education; Health; The Latina Perspective; Policy; and Workforce Development.

The National Latino Family Expo and all Conference workshops and town halls are free and open to the public. You must be a registered attendee to participate in the Professional Development Certificate Program. Conference registration includes access to all meal functions, select evening events, workshops, town halls, and the National Latino Family Expo.