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The Center for Urban Families Hosts 2nd Annual Practitioners Leadership Institute Summit
The center’s Practitioners Leadership Institute will provide professional development workshops for organizations across the country this week.
This year’s PLI Summit will feature bestselling author Joshua DuBois as the event keynote speaker. DuBois, who is the former leader of the White House faith-based initiative, is currently a columnist for Newsweek magazine and the popular news website, the Daily Beast. Other PLI Summit attractions include an interactive funders panel and exclusive leadership session with CFUF founder and president, Joe Jones. Past PLI Summit guests include author and OWN Network host, Wes Moore who will be honored at CFUF’s Urban Visionary Awards in June.
Since its founding in 1999, CFUF has remained at the front-line of addressing some of Baltimore’s most pressing issues including poverty, unemployment, father-absence and family disintegration. Through attitudinal-
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