2019 YMCA Advocacy Days
Join us in Albany for the Alliance of New York State YMCAs' Advocacy Days on March 11th & 12th, 2019. While in Albany, you'll champion the Y's budget priorities and educate lawmakers on the invaluable programs and services delivered by the Y throughout the state.
Having you attend Advocacy Day is a critical component to ensuring that the Y is able to secure the State Budget Priorities that we will be educating legislators on, so mark your calendars today!
YMCA ADVOCACY DAYS SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Monday, March 11th
3:00 - 4:30 pm - Y Advocates Briefing & Advocacy 101: Legislative Office Building Room 711A or Albany Room* 5:00 - 7:00 pm - YMCA Cocktail Reception with Legislators: Legislative Office Building Room 711A
Tuesday, March 12th
8:00 - 9:30 am - Y Advocates Breakfast: Cornerstone at the Plaza, Empire State Plaza Concourse 10:00 am - 2:00 pm - Meetings with Legislators and/Tabling: Legislative Office Building*
*Schedule and locations of events subject to change. Any changes made will be communicated in advance to attendees
For those who will be staying overnight, there are a number of hotels options right in downtown Albany. NOTE: The Alliance emphasizes making your overnight reservations AS SOON AS POSSIBLE as these rooms will book up quickly.
Downtown Overnight Accommodation Options:
Renaissance Albany Hotel: $332 per night
Hilton Albany: $299 per night
Hampton Inn and Suites - Albany Downtown: $225 per night
Fairfield Inn & Suite Albany Downtown: $206 per night
Holiday Inn Express Albany - Downtown: $207 per night
In addition to hotels in the downtown area, there are a many options of hotels surrounding the downtown area.
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