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Latino Unity Day 2022

***In-person spots are sold out. Virtual option still available***

Location: Sangamo Club, 227 E. Adams St. Springfield, Illinois + Virtual


The programming will begin promptly at 9:30 a.m. CST. Sessions will cover education, COVID-19 recovery, Latino equity and representation, Latino voting power, and presentations on current legislative items and initiatives. Speakers will include Governor J.B. Pritzker.

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Agenda

8:00 – 9:15 BREAKFAST RECEPTION, REGISTRATION, WELCOME

9:30 – 11:45 LEGISLATIVE BRIEFINGS
9:30  9:35 Welcome

9:30 – 10:30 Legislative Briefing I: Illinois Latino Legislative Caucus Presents Legislative Agenda

10:45 – 11:45 Legislative Briefing II: COVID-19 and the Road to Recovery

12:00 – 2:00 LATINO UNITY DAY WELCOME/LEGISLATIVE LUNCHEON
12:00  12:30 Lunch transition

12:30 – 12:45 Luncheon remarks and Luncheon Keynote

1:00  2:00 Legislative Briefing III: Latino Equity & Representation

2:15  4:00 IAHSE Director’s Meeting (Open only to IAHSE Board Members)
Location: Capital Development Board Conference Room, Stratton Building

2:15 – 4:30 CAFÉ CON LECHE
2:15 pm  3:15 pm Cradle to Career Education Investments that Benefit Latinos

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Strength in Numbers– Latino Voting Power

6:00 – 8:00 LATINO UNITY DAY CELEBRATION featuring live music by the Latin Jazz Project


Latino Unity Day Partner Organizations
Hispanic Illinois State Law Enforcement Association (HISLEA)    Illinois Association of Hispanic State Employees (IAHSE)    Illinois Coalition for Immigrants & Refugee Rights (ICIRR)    Illinois Latino American Council on Higher Education (ILACHE)    Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation    Latino Policy Forum    Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC)    Illinois Unidos  ●  Latino Leadership Council  ●  HLAI-Serving the Hispanic Lawyers of Illinois  ●  League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)  ●  Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) ● The Puerto Rican Agenda  ●  
Illinois Migrant Council (IMC)  


Corporate Sponsor
PepsiCo

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