Senator Cory Booker to Deliver Keynote at 2014 National Conference on Ending Homelessness
May 20, 2014
The National Alliance to End Homelessness announced today that New Jersey Senator Cory A. Booker will deliver a keynote address on Wednesday, July 30 at the luncheon plenary of the 2014 National Conference on Ending Homelessness. The conference will take place at the Renaissance Washington Hotel from July 29 to 31, 2014.
New Jersey's first ever African American senator, Senator Booker previously served as mayor of Newark, NJ, during which time he worked with New Jersey's Essex County and the Corporation for Supportive Housing to develop the Essex-Newark Ten Year Plan to End Homelessness.
The annual conference includes best practices for service delivery, federal agency sessions, and advocacy and public education trainings. The Alliance previously announced that Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan will provide a keynote address on the first day, July 29, of the three-day conference.