The Leadership Conference is working diligently to see that Tom Perez is confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Labor. Perez is an eminently qualified public servant and consensus builder who has dedicated his career to ensuring that all individuals are treated fairly and have the opportunity to succeed. He has served with integrity and distinction at the local, state and national level, compiling an outstanding record of achievement.
Google Tools Seminars
Given the strong interest many of our Executive Board members expressed in following up on our meeting this year at Google, we are excited to announce that the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights, the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund, and Google announce a series of focused educational programs on how to use Google tools to advance the work of the civil rights and social justice community.
The series will be held at Google, 1101 New York Ave NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20005.
August 21, 2008: Google Tools for Press & Communications.
Tools to help you manage your press communications and public campaigns, as well as collaborate with other organizations on shared issues. Audience: Staff in communications departments, press secretaries.
October 2, 2008: Google Tools for Marketing & Fundraising.
Tools to help you reach and convert individual supporters. Audience: Staff in fundraising and marketing departments. Links from the Marketing/Fundraising session
December 16, 2008: Google Tools for Field Outreach.
Tools to help you reach and work with people in your communities. Audience: Staff in field/grassroots, outreach, member services, or volunteer management. Presentations and links from the Field Outreach session
January 23, 2009: Google Tools for Website Managers.
Tools to help you maximize the effect of your website. Presented by Rick Klau, Business Product Manager for Blogger. Audience: Website managers and webmasters. Video and slides from the Web Managers session.