This April 5th a Responsible Budget Coalition member, the National Association of Social Workers Illinois Chapter, has invited RBC to partner in a day of advocacy at the state Capitol! RBC members please click HERE for more information and to register for the event, which includes a special budget advocacy track for RBC members and interested NASW IL members.
The day will start at the Prairie Convention Center in Springfield where the RBC is thrilled to join an anticipated 800+ social workers and social work students from across the state to attend a half day conference on legislative advocacy in Illinois. The morning session will include guest speakers and a panel discussion followed by breakout workshops including budget advocacy. After that, RBC members will meet for lunch and then head to the Capitol to educate lawmakers and advocate for a responsible budget.
The registration deadline is Friday, April 1, 2016. Click HERE and register today!