Partnership Opportunities with the Obama Administration’s Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Office

The White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Cordially Invites You To Join Executive Director Joshua DuBois for:



Connecting Communities for the Common Good:

Conversations and Partnership Opportunities with the Obama Administration’s Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Office


Monday, June 6, 2011

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans (MCCNO)

Hall B Entrance, Rooms 353-355
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130-2226

8:30am to 12:30pm

Registration begins at 8 am


Faith and community leaders from across the Gulf Coast are invited to join with the White House Office for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin, other government officials and diverse nonprofit peers, for a series of innovative workshops, networking opportunities, and conversations with President Obama’s Faith-based Offices across the federal government.


•       Explore partnership opportunities across the federal government relevant to your congregation or community

•       Engage with your peers, faith-based and nonprofit leaders and key Administration representatives

•       Empower your communities with information about initiatives and resources


If you would like to attend the White House Connecting Communities Conference, please register here: by Thursday, June 2nd.  Space is limited, so register early! (There is no registration fee for the Connecting Communities Conference)


Plenary Sessions featuring Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin and other special guests. We will also provide the newly released Partnerships for the Common Good toolkit!  This new Partnership toolkit for faith-based and neighborhood organizations will be available for all participants.


Workshop tracks on faith-based and neighborhood partnerships to include:

Moving Forward…with Health Care Access

Moving Forward…with Disaster Response and Recovery

Moving Forward….with School Turnaround

Moving Forward…with Promoting Responsible Fatherhood

Moving Forward…with Jobs and Economic Recovery

Moving Forward…with Let’s Move! Faith and Communities


Co –Sponsored by the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, the Corporation for National and Community Service, the US Departments of Health and Human Services, and Housing and Urban Development


The Connecting Communities conference precedes the annual Conference on Volunteering and Service convened by the Corporation for National and Community Service and the Points of Light Institute, June 6-8 at the Convention Center in New Orleans. As the world’s largest gathering of volunteer and service leaders from the nonprofit, corporate, and government sectors, all are invited to participate in the larger conference. For further information, on the national Conference or to register, please visit

One Response

  1. I have been trying to register for the last week and not be sucessful. Please advise what other way is possible. I would like to attend this very important session. Thanks

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