3rd Annual North Texas Children’s Summit: The Future of Our Children
The future of North Texas hinges on the long-term success of today’s children. Join us as we explore the issues and trends that affect the future well-being of area youth, and ways we can best respond to these problems. Hear from state and national issue experts on how current policies and practices can significantly impact our children’s future, for better or worse. A broad range of children’s issues will be addressed including education, food insecurity, community design, juvenile justice and mental health, teen pregnancy, human trafficking and more.
WHEN: Thursday June 21st, 9:00AM – 2:00PM
WHERE: Communities Foundation of Texas
5500 Caruth Haven Lane, Dallas, 75225
$35 Registration Fee includes lunch: REGISTER HERE
The conference will feature presentations from:
Chris Durovich, Children’s Medical Center on the Status of Children’s Health
Elizabeth Wattley, Paul Quinn College on Food Deserts and Community Impact
Danny Henley, Zero to Five Funders Collaborative on Collaboration in Early Childhood
Jason Roberts, Build a Better Block on Designing Better Communities for Children
Katie Pedigo, New Friends New Life on Domestic Human Trafficking
Dr. Robert Sanborn, CHILDREN AT RISK with a Snapshot of Dallas and Texas Children
Additional speakers and co-sponsors to come. If you would like to cosponsor this event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.