Extension’s 2015 Grassroots Conference set for Saturday before Thanksgiving
The registration deadline is Monday, Nov. 2 for The Cooperative Extension Program at A&T’s 2015 Grassroots Leadership Conference, which will be Saturday, Nov. 21, at Montgomery Community College in Troy. The conference, which will begin at 9 a.m. and wind up at 4:30 p.m., will include information sessions and policy updates of timely relevance for Extension stakeholders, representatives from partner agencies and members of county Extension staffs. The focus for the 2015 Grassroots Conference will be on family and community well-being through supportive programs and resources provided by Cooperative Extension and other agencies. Representatives from A&T will also be on hand to discuss academic programs and financial assistance with aspiring college students.
A $25 registration fee is required for Cooperative Extension staff attending the Grassroots Leadership Conference. The program is open without registration fees to the general public.