2011 Summit

Over 500 California leaders attended the California Working Families Policy Summit, held on January 12, 2011. All of the materials developed for the Summit – advocate recommendations, fact sheets and legislative histories – are now available on our website. Please click below to access Summit materials.

California’s Continuing Budget Crisis

Securing the Safety Net

Health Care and Health Care Reform

Connecting Health and Education

Child Care, Early Education & Hospital Breastfeeding Policy

Asset Protection and Asset Building

Workplaces that Work for Families

Click on the following links for the 2011 Summit Agenda, a list of our sponsors, the Summit welcome letter.

Many thanks to Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones for keynoting the Summit Luncheon.


Many thanks to our primary sponsor for the Working Families Policy Summit:

The California Endowment


Thanks also to our luncheon sponsors:

The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health

Kaiser Permanente

Sierra Health Foundation

Public Health Institute

New America Foundation


Thank you to the members of the California State Legislature who attended the Summit.