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Creating Community Solutions


AmericaSpeaks is excited to announce our involvement in Creating Community Solutions, which is part of the National Dialogue on Mental Health announced by President Obama on Monday, June 3, 2013. We are working with other national deliberative democracy partners.

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Ward 7 Economic Development Summit


Join Mayor Gray for the Ward 7 Economic Development Summit on Saturday June 29, 2013. Click here for more information!

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facilitator spotlight

Spotlight On: David Mog

One of the most rewarding parts of an AmericaSpeaks town meeting is the opportunity to work with people who are truly passionate about the impact of AmericaSpeaks’ work. One of those people is David Mog, who after facilitating 10 meetings, is a regular sight at AmericaSpeaks meetings in the greater DC area.

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The Power of Spoken Word

By Steve Brigham

We have facilitated hundreds of public meetings over the past 18 years. All are memorable in their own right, but some have special moments that are unforgettable.

At our Creating Community Solutions DC meeting on Saturday, October 12th, we facilitated a day-long meeting for 400 participants on mental health in the District. We had a fantastic turnout, literally standing room only, and particularly of youth aged 15-24, with more than 120 participating.

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Combined Federal Campaign

Please consider designating AmericaSpeaks as your beneficiary for this year's Combined Federal Campaign.

CFC#:  60550

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