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Media Advisory

State of Florida
Department of Children and Families
Rick Scott
Governor

David E. Wilkins
Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 27, 2012
MEDIA CONTACT: Erin Gillespie,
Press Secretary, DCF Communications
(850) 459-2063

DCF SECRETARY WILKINS TO ATTEND CHILDREN’S WEEK ACTIVITIES
~ Will also chair Florida and Youth Cabinet meeting on Tuesday ~

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. – Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins will be participating in many Children’s Week events next week. Below is a schedule of events. Please contact us for additional information.

MONDAY, JANUARY 30

  • 9-10 a.m.: Meeting with Dr. George Askew, Policy Director for the Administration of Meeting with Dr. George Askew, Policy Director for the Administration of Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.: Community Innovation Awards Luncheon, University Center Club, Florida State University
  • 5-8 p.m.: Children’s Week Advocacy Dinner & Reception, University Center Club, Florida State University

TUESDAY, JANUARY 31

  • 8-10 a.m.: Florida Coalition for Children Pancake Breakfast, Capitol Courtyard
  • 10-11:30 a.m.: "Teens Only" Town Hall Meeting, Cabinet Meeting Room, Capitol
  • 12-12:30 p.m.: Children's Week Press Conference with Gov. Rick Scott, Capitol Courtyard
  • 1-1:30 p.m.: Human Trafficking Press Conference, Cabinet Meeting Room, Capitol
  • 1-4 p.m.: Florida Children and Youth Cabinet Meeting, Cabinet Meeting Room, Capitol
  • 1:45-2 p.m.: Mrs. Tanya Wilkins will read to students at Legislative Reading Corner, 22nd Floor, Capitol
  • 1:30-3 p.m.: Foster and Adoptive Parent Association Meeting, Capitol Courtyard

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