Street Address: 
Friendship Place 4713 Wisconsin Ave NW
City: 
Washington
State/Region: 
DC
Date: 
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Please come for Friendship Place’s annual Education and Advocacy Symposium: Young, LGBTQ and Homeless

Cost: Free!

Location:
George Washington University, Jack Morton Auditorium
805 21st Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20052

This year’s discussion will center around the local and national challenges of homelessness among LGBTQ youth, and what organizations like Friendship Place are doing to ensure these individuals have a place to call home.

Moderator: Ray Suarez, Former Host of Al Jazeera America's Inside Story and PBS Newshour

Featured speakers include:

Timothy V. Kane, MDiv, MTh, Associate Director of Inclusion Initiatives, Multicultural Student Services Center, George Washington University

Leandrea D. Gilliam, Program Analyst & Housing Specialist, Executive Office of the Mayor

Sean Read, Director of the Welcome Center, Friendship Place
Diego Miguel Sanchez, APR, Director of Policy, PFLAG

Kahlib Barton, Vice Chair, Young Black Gay Mens Leadership Initiative, and Member, National Youth Forum on Homelessness