ENACT DAY 2013
ENACT Day brings together advocates from across the state in an effort to educate policy makers about opportunities to create healthy, safe, equitable communities for all Californians. This year on June 5th, advocates from the Central Valley, the Far North, Southern California, and the Bay Area will come to Sacramento to connect with their legislators and build momentum for statewide policies. The legislative agenda for ENACT Day 2013 includes:
AB 290 - Child Care Nutrition Training
SB 402 - Baby Friendly Hospital/Breastfeeding
SCA 11 - Local Bonds
AB 1194 - Safe Routes to School
Can't make it to Sacramento? Take part in Virtual ENACT Day! We've made it easy for you to contact your legislators directly in support of these bills.
The ENACT Day 2013 co-sponsors include: American Heart Association-Western State Affiliate, California Center for Public Health Advocacy, California Convergence, California Food Policy Advocates , California Pan-Ethnic Health Network, California Parks & Recreation Society, California WIC Association, Healthy Places Coalition, Joint Use Statewide Taskforce, Prevention Institute, Public Health Institute, Samuels Center, and Strategic Alliance for Healthy Food and Activity Environments
Who: Parents, youth, and community leaders
When: Wednesday, June 5th, 2013, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where: Morning session, St. John's Lutheran Church, 1701 L Street, Sacramento
Afternoon session: State Capitol, 10th Street and Capital Mall
Lunch and Spanish interpretation will be provided. A limited number of travel scholarships will be awarded, and the deadline to apply is May 17, 2013.
Spaces are limited!
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