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McKinney-Vento Site Visit Campaign
Toolkits | October 6, 2012
Files: Sample Invitation (DOC | 28 KB | 1 page) Sample Letter of Support (DOC | 28 KB | 1 page) Sample Briefing Memo (DOC | 24 KB | 1 page) Sample Agenda (DOC | 24 KB | 1 page)
The Alliance launched a summer and fall 2012 Site Visit Campaign to encourage Members of Congress to visit local McKinney-funded homelessness assistance programs across the country. The Campaign had two major goals:
On August 2, the Alliance hosted a webinar to launch the campaign. Presenters explained the various proposals for McKinney-Vento funding for FY 2013 from the Administration, the Senate, and the House; including an explanation of how the House's proposed funding level would not be enough to cover all renewals. In addition, presenters also covered the basics of planning and conducting a site visit, emphasizing their importance and impact. To view a recording of the webinar, please click here or view below:
The Alliance has many McKinney-specific (denoted with a *) and other materials to help you plan and execute your site visit; including, but certainly not limited to:
McKinney-Vento Site Visit Campaign Map
See who's conducting or planning a site visit on the map below. If you're conducting a site visit and want to be a part of this map email Kate Seif!
View McKinney-Vento Site Visit Campaign in a larger map We are happy to work with you every step of the way to help you customize these materials, strategize which Member of Congress to invite, and anything else with which you may need assistance. Please contact Kate Seif to get involved!