On March 5-6, 2018, stakeholders from across the Southeast gathered to engage in strategic dialogue on behalf of low-income youth and young adults, including opportunity youth.
CLASP will convene the Fall 2017 meeting of the Communities Collaborating to Reconnect Youth (CCRY) Network in St. Louis on November 2-3, 2017.
On October 23, Kisha Bird will give the keynote “Our Youth, Our Economy, Our Future: Strategies that Make a Difference in Youth Workforce Development” at the Connecticut Department of Labor’s 2017 Youth Summit in Hartford, CT.
On September 14, Kisha Bird will moderate a luncheon panel discussion and present a workshop session on opportunity youth at The UnidoUS Workforce Development Forum, Nuestro Futuro: Increasing Investment in Opportunity Youth in Las Vegas, NV.
On August 31, David Socolow will lead a workshop on WIOA and effective workforce development strategies at Community Action Partnership's 2017 Annual Convention in Philadelphia.
On May 3, 2017, Youth Policy Director Kisha Bird will be a panelist for the Workforce Policy and Advocacy session at the National Urban League 14th Annual Legislative Policy Conference.