The 2016 Day for All People

The 2016 Day for All People
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Date(s) - Wednesday, January 20, 2016
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Claude G. Perkins Living and Learning Center


The 2016 Day for All People will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (registration from 8-830 a.m.) at Virginia Union University’s Claude G. Perkins Living and Learning Center. Virginia Union University is located at 1500 N. Lombardy Street, Richmond, VA 23220.

Tickets to attend are $30 for the day-long advocacy event and includes breakfast and lunch. Tickets are only $15 for students (need to register with a university email address). Transportation to/from the VUU Campus and the General Assembly will be provided.

PARKING: Parking at VUU and the Baptist General Convention building located at N.Graham St., is limited and is at a first come, first served bases. Please check the map to locate parking lots on campus, which are outlined in red. Parking passes for VUU lots will be provided upon completion of registration via email and in person.

Directions to LLC and Back Lot

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

8:00 Registration with breakfast

8:30 Welcome

8:45 Policy Briefing

Healthcare: Karen Cameron, Director,Virginia Consumer Voices (VCV)

Economic Justice: Becky Bowers-Lanier Advocacy Consultant to (VICPP)

Criminal Justice: Irv Varkony, Chair of the Policy Priority Committee (VICPP) and Jesse Frierson, Executive Director, Virginia Alliance Against Mass Incarceration (VIR)

Immigration: Monica Sarmiento, Virginia Coalition for Immigration Rights (VACIR)

Redistricting: Brian Cannon, Executive Director, OneVirginia2021

9:15 Group formation with instructions

9:30 Board buses/transportation to General Assembly

10:00 Visit legislators at the General Assembly-grouped by representative with guide

12:15 Boarding begins to return to VUU at Bank Street, by the underground Capitol entrance

12:30 Lunch

1:00 Sharing Visit Experiences & Insights

1:30 Speaker- “Racism, Beyond the Confederate Flag”

2:15 Interfaith Panel Discussion: Days For All People?

3:00 Closing

Registration and payment can be completed using the form below, and payment can be made at the door. Alternatively you can mail your payment to the following address:

Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy

PO Box 12516

Richmond, Virginia 23241 


If you have any questions, please reach Tanetta Caleb by email at or by phone at (804) 643-2474.

We are offering a 10% discount ($13.50 for students and $27 for general admission) if you register by Friday, January 8th
Important! If you want to make an online payment and don’t have a PayPal account, please see the image below to see what link to click when you’re taken to the payment page.


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