2nd Annual Speak Up, Speak Out, Speak Now Youth Conference

17 Jan

Youth Conference Flyer

You are invited to the 2nd Annual “Speak Up, Speak Out, Speak Now “ Youth & Civic Engagement Conference. The Asian Pacific Youth Council (APYC) is calling all youth to come attend this conference on civic engagement to speak on the issues that are important to you. This conference will teach you how to lead and directly engage in the political process.

When: Saturday, February 16th, 2013
Time: 10:30am to 2:30pm
WhereState Capitol- Room G-15
75 Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Blvd.,
St. Paul, MN 55155

*Parking is available at parking ramp behind Centennial Building in the Orange Lot

10:30 Arrival and Registration
10:45 Welcome (Room G-15) by Representative Carlos Mariani (District 65B)
11:15 Youth Led Breakout Session on topics;
Achievement Gap
Higher Education
Human Rights
Human Trafficking
12:30 Lunch and delivering letters (lunch is provided)
1:30  Group Reconvene
2:00 Closing

**Senator Foung “Hue” Hawj is unable to attend due to personal reasons

Legislators that will be attending:

Roger Chamberlain (Assistant Minority Leader)
Carla Nelson (Assistant Minority Leader)
Torrey Westrom
Melissa Wiklund

Carlos Mariani
Jason Isaacson (Assistant Majority Leader)

Speak on the issues that are important to you, whether it be on education, fine arts programs, human rights, human-trafficking, healthcare, jobs, anti-bullying, voting rights, civil rights, the current SOPA/PIPA, or anything YOU care about. Invite all of your friends and learn how to make a difference together!

View this event on our facebook page:

For more information or to RSVP please contact Sandy Kwan at or call 651-757-1743.


 You are the change agent. Make this World a Better Place!

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