"Our most important
task as parents is raising children who will be decent, responsible, and caring
people devoted to making this world a more compassionate place." Neil
CHILD WELFARE LEAGUE OF AMERICA CONFERENCE
CWLA will hold it Biennial Leadership Summit this year in San Diego, California
on October 9 - 11, 2002. The conference, entitled "Leadership, Community,
and Social Change: Putting Kids First", is based on the assumption that "the
need for a focused, collective, and entrepreneurial approach to protecting and
supporting your community's children has never been more important, or more complicated."
Summit topics will include: negotiation strategies and tools, community building,
workforce strategies, public policy from a community perspective, and maximizing
financing. For more information about the Summit, go to www.cwla.org/conferences.
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