PEF Members, The 30th Annual Somos El Futuro Conference is being held March 24-26, 2017 in Albany, New York at the Empire State Plaza and Convention Center.
PEF is participating in this event by sponsoring an Exhibit Booth at the Empire State Plaza and through membership attendance at various events.
PEF-SOMOS legislative workshop on the “School to Prison Pipeline” will take place on Saturday, March 25th, 10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. in Meeting Room 4 of the Empire State Plaza, and that NYS Assemblyman Jose Rivera and NYS Senator Marisol Alacantara will be co-moderators.
PEF will sponsor a Legislative Reception on Saturday, March 25 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm in Meeting Room 6 at the Empire State Plaza. All PEF members are invited to attend. No tickets are required. PEF has purchased a block of tickets for the Gala Dinner on Saturday, March 26. The tickets will be available for purchase by divisions or individual members at a cost of $275.00 each.
Member participation in this event may be supported by PEF Division funds, and Divisions are encouraged to assist members with the expense of travel, lodging and meals. PEF members are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements and securing tickets to other Conference weekend events if they choose to participate. A list of local hotels is provided with this mailing. A tentative agenda is attached and more information is available online at the Somos website: www.somoselfuturo.org.
The enclosed PEF Member Gala Dinner Registration form must be completed with all ticket requests. If your Division is covering the cost of your Gala Dinner ticket, Council Leader signature is required or your form will be returned. For individual members purchasing their own tickets, the completed form does not need to be signed; but must be returned with a personal check. Thank you for your continued support of this important event!