MEDIA ADVISORY: Grassley, Ernst to Participate in Nonprofit Roundtable, Discuss Derecho Relief Efforts
Sep 01, 2020
WASHINGTON – Sens. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) will participate in a roundtable discussion with 20 nonprofit leaders and the Cedar Rapids Community Foundation in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. CT. The local nonprofits are helping with key recovery challenges following the devastating derecho that recently hit Iowa, including housing, case management, mental health, volunteer coordination, food access and legal assistance.
WHO: Iowa’s U.S. Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst
WHAT: Roundtable discussion with local nonprofit leaders, Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
WHEN: Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 3 p.m. CT
WHERE: Hotel Kirkwood, 7725 Kirkwood Blvd. SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52404
Grassley and Ernst will be available for 15 minutes after the meeting to answer questions from local media. This portion will take place outside of the meeting space and members of the media are also encouraged to follow social distancing and face covering practices. Members of the media who wish to attend either the tour or the media availability must RSVP. Space is limited due to public health guidelines. Please RSVP directly to email@example.com.