Utica, NY (WIBX) - The Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency, and the Community Coalition for Economic Justice will present the 3rd Annual Poverty Symposium and Community Champions Luncheon.

The event, co-chaired by the president of Mohawk Valley Community College, Dr. Randall VanWagoner, and the Assemblywoman RoAnn Destito, will feature 5 speakers who will discuss local, state, and national poverty issues.

The day long event is being held on Friday May, 20th, beginning at 8:30 a.m. on the Utica campus of Mohawk Valley Community College.

Registration forms for the Symposium and the Luncheon can be found on the Agency’s website, mvcaa.com, or by calling them.

(By Roseanna Stockbridge)