Date: Sep 16, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015
Where: Washington, DC
About the Event:
Click here to view the Draft Tribal Impact Days 2015 Agenda in Brief.
For assistance on sleeping rooms, please contact Marilyn Matthews with Meeting Solutions.
September 15th: Private Luncheon with Congressman Tom Cole will be held on Capitol Hill for sponsors of the 2015 NOFAS Gala. At the luncheon, the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS) will present the Excellence Award to Congressman Tom Cole at this Pre-Gala VIP Luncheon. Seating is limited for this private event, so call Tom Donaldson at 202-785-4585 for more information. Proceeds benefit NOFAS programming and new initiatives in tribal communities and globally.
September 16th: Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Oversight hearing on “EPA’s Gold King Mine Disaster: Examining the Harmful Impacts to Indian Country”
2:15 p.m./628 Dirksen Senate Office Building
September 17th: Native American Roundtable House Committee on Natural Resources
Hosted by: Congressman Grijalva and Congressman Ruiz
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
1324 Longworth House Office Building
(Space is limited, please rsvp to firstname.lastname@example.org)
September 17th: The 2015 NOFAS International Gala being held at the Embassy of France at 6:30pm.
Join friends and sponsors (including the Mohegan Tribe, CIRI, NACA, Chugach Alaska Corporation, Alaska Federation of Natives, Ietan Consulting, North Star Group and Hobbs, Straus, Dean & Walker) taking a stand and addressing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in tribal communities and globally by supporting the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS). The Gala will honor Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski, Oklahoma Congressman Tom Cole and Dr. William Kennedy Smith for their outstanding efforts to raise awareness about the risks associated with prenatal alcohol exposure and to provide support and resources for children, adults, families and communities living with FASD. Gala proceeds benefit NOFAS programming and new initiatives in tribal communities and globally. The evening will begin with a cocktail reception, silent auction, short program of awards and live auction to close out the evening.
To learn more and register for this event click here or call NOFAS at 202-785-4585.