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Hadassah Women’s Advocacy Conference
December 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm$85
Hadassah Northeast is excited to announce that it will host the Hadassah Women’s Advocacy Conference on Sunday, Dec. 3 at the Babson College Executive Conference Center in Wellesley, Mass. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with an Advocacy Information Fair, and the conference will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 3 p.m.
The conference will be moderated by award-winning author and WHDH-TV investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan and feature keynote speaker Deborah B. Goldberg, Massachusetts State Treasurer.
The other featured speakers include: Rabbi Lila Kagedan, who has been featured by CNN and is the first female Orthodox Rabbi and a medical ethicist; Leslie Weiner Alger, Founder, Advocates for Israel and sought-after executive coach; Sheila Horvitz, Esq., a domestic violence advocate who started the Rose Conrad Memorial Fund of Safe Futures, which provides resources to domestic violence victims; and Connie Freeman, Hadassah National Advocacy Chair.
Attendees will engage in group discussions, led by the panelists, on how to best utilize their voices to advocate for a variety of issues at the State House on January 18.
Cost for the conference is $85 for Hadassah members and $100 for non-members. Students are free. A hot lunch and refreshments will be provided.
To register, visit: www.hadassah.org/events/advocacyconference2017 or contact Hadassah Northeast at 781-455-9055 or [email protected] For more information, visit the website: https://womensadvocacyconference2017.wordpress.com/ .