National service champion to speak at service forum, discuss healthcare, knock on doors
MANCHESTER, NH—Former Senator Harris Wofford will campaign for Senator Barack Obama in New Hampshire on Sunday and Monday, December 16 and 17. Wofford, who helped to create AmeriCorps as a Senator and launch the Peace Corps under the Kennedy Administration, will discuss Obama’s national service plan at a forum in Manchester. Wofford will also discuss healthcare at a roundtable in Goffstown and canvass in Amherst and Milford.
Harris Wofford served as a United States Senator from Pennsylvania from 1991-1995. In the 1960s, as Special Assistant to President Kennedy for Civil Rights, he helped organize the Peace Corps and served in Ethiopia as the Peace Corps' Special Representative to Africa. Wofford also served as CEO of Corporation for National and Community Service in the Clinton Administration.
Sunday, December 16
CANVASS KICK-OFF FOLLOWED BY CANVASSING IN AMHERST AND MILFORD
Obama for America–Manchester Office
60Rogers St. , 2nd floor
Manchester, NH 03103
Monday, December 17
SERVENEXT SERVICE FORUM
ServeNext NH at Maax, Inc.
Manchester, NH 03101RSVPs for this event are being handled by ServeNextNH. The public is invited to RSVP via e-mail at email@example.com or call 603-377-6214.
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON HEALTH CARE
Goffstown, NH 03045
This event is by invite only.