Poverty Amidst Plenty & Education Reform
October 7, 2019 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Join us in Zimmerman Hall at Woods Church to learn about education reform and poverty in Maryland. This event is sponsored by WISE and Strong Schools Maryland, and all are welcome! Speakers will include:
“Poverty Amidst Plenty”
Dr. Pamela Brown
Executive Director of the Anne Arundel County Partnership for Children, Youth, and Families, and a 2019 recipient of the prestigious Fanny Lou Hamer Award.
“Education Reforms that Break the Cycle of Poverty”
Jenny Zito (Facilitator for WISE Poverty) and Bill Carlson
Regional Co-Leads for Strong Schools Maryland in Anne Arundel County.
“And the Dream Shall Never Die”
The Honorable Carl Snowden
Convener of the Caucus of African American Leaders and
former Civil Rights Director, Office of the Maryland Attorney General.
Copies will be available of the report
“Poverty Amidst Plenty VI: On the Road to Progress For All” published by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County.