Posted by Lauren Dubin at 12:51 PM
All class years
Students: You are invited to attend a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the McKinney-Vento Act, the first federal legislation addressing homelessness on Thursday, 7/19 from 2pm - 4pm across the street from the Law Center at 500 NJ Ave (The National Association of Realtors Building). Details (including information on how to RSVP) are online at: http://nlchp.org/anniversary.cfm
Special guests will include Congresswoman Judy Biggert (IL-R) and Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL), co-chairs and co-founders of the Congressional Caucus on Homelessness. The event will also feature excerpts from Tom Morgan's upcoming documentary, "These Storied Streets," which shares the heartbreaking and inspiring stories of several homeless people and includes a voice-over by Susan Sarandon.
This event is co-sponsored by The National Center for Housing and Child Welfare, The National Low Income Housing Coalition, The National Alliance to End Homelessness, The Corporation for Supportive Housing and First Focus