Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc.

Advocacy Day

April 16-17, 2018

Capitol Hill

Washington, DC


In Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Poor People’s Campaign and Dr. King’s Martyrdom

Register Here 

Join us in opposing the Administration’s attack on the poor and working-class people while they support tax breaks to the rich

PNBC will visit Congresspeople on The Hill to:

  • State PNBC’s position on issues of poverty, economic justice, health care, and mass incarceration
  • Promote leadership, advocacy, and empowerment to bring about effective change

Join Us for the Two-Day Event

April 16 - Planning Day, Alfred Street Baptist Church
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Planning and Training Session
  • Night Service

April 17 - Advocacy Day
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • Press Conference, 10:00 am, House Triangle on Capitol Hill
  • Small Group Legislative Visits
  • Collective Action

Meeting Location:

Alfred Street Baptist Church
Rev. Dr. Howard-John Wesley, Pastor
301 South Alfred Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

To register for PNBC Advocacy Day, click here


For more information, contact PNBC offices at 202-396-0558.



Lodging: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA 22311
Hotel Special Rate: $239+Tax 
Parking: Overnight Parking: $18.00 a night
Transportation: Free Shuttle from Airport (DCA) - Hotel 
Free Shuttle to Metro to Pentagon. 
Block of 20 Rooms on hold until Friday, April 6th.

Please contact Naima Hylton to secure your room
NAIMA HYLTON I Director of Group Sales
t: +1 703 845 7659 I f: +1 703 845 2610
5000 Seminary Road I Alexandria VA 22311

Group Code: PNBC