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U.S. Rep. Kelly Photo Credit John Smierciak/Associated Press

U.S. Rep. Kelly to Host Symposium on Black Women and Girls

 

Representative Kelly, joined by her Congressional colleagues, Congresswoman Yvette Clark, D-NY, Co-Chair and Congresswoman Gwen Moore, D-WI, Member  will host the 2016 Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls Chicago Symposium, “Defining the Black Female Experience.”

The Caucus gives Black women a seat at the table for the crucial discussion on the policies that impact them while also providing a framework for creating opportunities and eliminating barriers to success for Black women.

The event will take place Friday, August 26  at  the Polsky Exchange, University of Chicago located at 1452 E. 53rd St., 2nd Floor, Chicago

Opening remarks begin at 8:30 a.m.   and the panel discussion begins at 9:30 a.m.

Approximately 300 people are confirmed to attend.

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