We look forward to welcoming you in Washington, D.C. on May 18. Below is a schedule of events, materials and basic information to help you prepare for Advocacy Day.

Location: Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, D.C.

Schedule:

  • Welcome Reception: May 17 at 5-7:00 P.M., Washington Court Hotel, Capitol Room
  • Breakfast and Training Session: May 18 at 8:00 A.M. (breakfast is served at 7:00), Washington Court Hotel, Springbrook Room
  • Hill Visits: May 18 at 10:00-5:00 (You will receive Individualized schedules of your legislative meetings)
  • Congressional Reception: May 18 at 5-7:00 P.M., Rayburn House Office Building B-354

Attire: Business Dress. Bring comfortable shoes. You will be doing a lot of walking between meetings.

Social Media: @tweetaone; #AONEAdvocacy

Things to remember:

  • If you haven’t already, complete the attendee survey.
  • Bring business cards.
  • Talk to your government affairs department to get a one page overview of your organization.

Materials:

Learn:

​ ABCs of Lobbying Congress Webinar Recast

 Legislative Basics like how to conduct a meeting, who's who and legislative glossary. 

Questions: Contact Stacey Chappell at 312-422-2802