The TXBC Spring Meeting will be held in Austin, Texas.
Date: April 8, 2017
Location: The Central Texas Food Bank, 6500 Metropolis Dr., Austin, TX 78744.
This location is close to the airport. There is plenty of free parking in front of the building. In lieu of a fee to use the building, the Food Bank has asked us to hold a mini food drive. Please bring several can goods to donate. The Food Bank is always in need of canned or foil-packed meats that are easy to open and store.
9:30 Welcome and Introductions
10:00 Legislative Update – Board Members
11:15 Diversity and Breastfeeding – Board member
1:00 Community Outreach and Inclusion – Linda Jackson
2:00 Strategic Plan – How to implement each goal on a local level – board members
3:15 Starting and Maintaining local coalitions Q & A – board members
4:15 New business
Registration Fee: $25 (covers breakfast and lunch). You can pay at the door.
Register: To register for the meeting, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please register in advance so we will know how much food to get for breakfast.
Hotels near the venue include:
Holiday Inn Austin Airport – ~ $179, 6711 East Ben White Blvd., Austin, Free WiFi
Comfort Suites Austin Airport – ~ $149, 7501 East Ben White Blvd., Austin, Free breakfast/WiFi
LaQuinta Inn & Suites Austin Airport – ~ $149, 7625 E. Ben White Blvd., Austin, Free breakfast
Best Western Plus Austin Airport Inn & Suites – ~ $132, 1805 Airport Commerce Dr., Austin, Free breakfast/WiFi
Staybridge Suites Austin Central/Airport Area – ~ $136, 1611 Airport Commerce Dr., Austin, Free breakfast/WiFi