Eleven Archbishop Mitty students along with Mr. Michael Accorsi and Mrs. Megan Walker are headed to Washington D.C. from November 12th to the 15th for a long weekend full of Advocacy training and legislative work. Mitty students will be presenting at Georgetown Saturday night at 8:00 p.m. on Building an Effective Social Justice Campaign using Online Video.
On Monday, November 15th Mitty advocates will be meeting with the officials from Congressmen Honda’s, Lofgren’s, and Eshoo’s offices. Additionally, Mitty will be joining Bay Area schools and advocates from Santa Clara University in Legislative meetings with Senators Boxer and Feinstein.
Our strategy for our visit will be focusing on the following issues:
- Immigration, The DREAM Act
- Oversight in Latin America (WHINSEC)
- Renewing Human Trafficking Act