Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Tomorrow Is Now: The Eleanor Roosevelt Conferences, Featuring Kathy Eldon of Creative Visions
OnlineThe Val-Kill Partnership, in conjunction with COV-AID, sponsored by the Open Society University Network and The Talloires Network, presents a virtual discussion series highlighting the importance of Eleanor Roosevelt's legacy in today's crisis.
11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT/GMT-4
11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT/GMT-4
The Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership is honored to host the Tomorrow Is Now virtual conference series in partnership with the COV-AID project sponsored by the Open Society University Network and the Talloires Network. Members of Eleanor’s Circle, as well as students and faculty across the global networks, are invited to participate in the live Zoom sessions where speakers from around the world will reflect on the relevance of Eleanor’s legacy during the pandemic. Tomorrow Is Now is the title of the last book authored by Eleanor Roosevelt.
On September 23, the network will host the next Tomorrow Is Now conference with guest speaker Kathy Eldon of Creative Visions, as she explores Eleanor Roosevelt’s legacy in today’s global challenges. This webinar series is hosted by Manuela Roosevelt, Chair of the Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership.
To join via Zoom:
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Webinar ID: 949 9534 0345
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Kathy Eldon has worked as a teacher, journalist, author and film and television producer in England, Africa, and the United States. In 1998 she launched Creative Visions, inspired by the life of her son, Dan Eldon. Since 2004, the organization, recognized as a UN NGO (non-governmental organization), has worked with over 360 projects and impacted more than 100 million people globally. Kathy founded Creative Visions Productions to produce entertaining, impactful films that would ignite action. She is the author of 17 books, including her memoir, In the Heart of Life, published by HarperOne. A popular speaker, Kathy has been featured on countless television programs, including several appearances on Oprah.
Manuela Roosevelt is the chair of the Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership, a private nonprofit that works in tandem with the National Park Service for the enhancement of visitors' experience at the home of Eleanor Roosevelt, Val-Kill, in Hyde Park, in upstate New York. The organization funds educational programs, lectures, and has raised more than $2.5 million for NPS to assist in restoration projects at the site. She is the editorial director at Callaway Arts and Entertainment, a publisher and cross-platform media company in New York City. She lives with her family at Springwood, the estate where Franklin D Roosevelt was born that now belongs to the National Park Service.
For more information, call 845-758-6822.
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT/GMT-4