First Focus Children’s Budget Summit 2015

Federal Budget

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Type


Please join us June 24th for our annual First Focus Children’s Budget Summit. Attendees will be the first to receive a copy of Children’s Budget 2015, a detailed look at the over 200 federal investments in children and families.


  • Patrick McCarthy, President and Chief Executive Officer, Annie E. Casey Foundation
  • Senator Rob Portman (R-OH)
  • Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM)

Other agenda highlights include a panel discussion on the federal budget as well as how investments in asset building and financial security can help kids and their families achieve the American Dream:

  • Lindsay Torrico, Director of Policy and Advocacy, United Way Worldwide
  • Andrea Levere, President, Corporation for Enterprise Development
  • Mitria Wilson, Vice President of Government Affairs, Center for Responsible Lending
  • Tiziana Dearing, Associate Professor, Boston College School of Social Work

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.