Community & Civic Engagement
The Los Angeles African American Women's Public Policy Institute (LAAAWPPI) has been shaping the policy landscape in Los Angeles and beyond since 2002. Learn about how the Los Angeles African American Women's Political Action Committee (LAAAWPAC) developed the Institute to create a leadership training program for and by Black women to prepare them to make a substantive impact in the public policy arena in just over a decade. This workshop will allow you to meet LAAAWPPI Alumnae and organizational leadership who will share how Black women in Los Angeles are leading across a cross section of professional industries and even holding elected office. Pick up tips on how to develop leaders in your own community.