FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Cassandra Lafser 407.246.2182
Michael Lawrence, 407.947.0163 (on-site)
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Mayor Dyer Hosts 7th Annual Neighborhood & Community Summit
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer invites Orlando residents to attend the 7th
Annual Neighborhood & Community Summit on Saturday, March 17 from 7:30
a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
The annual Summit brings together neighborhood, arts and cultural,
civic, community and faith-based leaders and volunteers to share
information on community building and creating partnerships. It also
provides an opportunity to learn more about City programs, initiatives
and resources that will help guide neighborhood and community
organizations towards making a greater positive impact in our community.
A variety of neighborhood engagement workshops, best practices and
networking opportunities are available for attendees. Some of the many
workshops that will be offered include:
- Ask Your Mayor
- Event Planning
- OPD: Your Safety Connection
- Mayor’s Matching Grants for Neighborhoods and
- Creating a 501c3
Residents who register by Thursday, March 1 will
receive a discounted registration cost of only $5. After March 1 the
cost is $10. Registration includes workshops, continental breakfast,
lunch and conference materials. Registration forms are available online
www.cityoforlando.net/summit. For more information, call
Saturday, March 17, 2012 from 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
DoubleTree Hotel at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
5780 Major Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819
Free parking is available at the DoubleTree Hotel. Follow the Summit
parking signs that will be posted at the hotel.