Wednesday August 13, 2014 at 3:00 PM EST
Friday August 15, 2014 at 12:30 PM EST

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330 Loyola Ave
New Orleans 70112

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Youth Engagement Alliance



Youth Engagement Alliance for Tobacco Control presents Coordinator Camp 2014

Make Tobacco History: Mobilizing Youth to End the Tobacco Epidemic

August 13 - 15, 2014

               Holiday Inn Downtown - Superdome 

New Orleans, LA 


Program Description:

Coordinator Camp 2014 will include a mix of inspiring keynote presentations, breakout sessions/workshops and panel discussions for adult coordinators of youth tobacco prevention programs. In addition to dynamic content, Coordinator Camp will integrate components that facilitate active participation by all attendees, coordinator-to-coordinator exchange of ideas and relationship building to facilitate further regional collaboration and knowledge exchange.  

Topic Areas

  • Where are we now? -  Learn how to harness resources and momentum beyond your community to reinvigorate youth advocates, build future leaders and end tobacco deaths.
  • Where are we going? - Learn about emerging tobacco control issues and engage in discussions about innovative strategies that will effectively address them.  
  • How do we get there? - Learn how to manage an effective youth campaign when common challenges arise.

For questions about the program, please e-mail info@youthengagementalliance.org or call 202-454-5586.

Conference Details & Registration

The meeting will begin Wednesday, August 13 at 3:00 PM and continue on Thursday, August 14, concluding on Friday, August 15 at 12:30 PM.

Cost of registration is $100, which includes:

  • Admission to all plenaries and sessions
  • An evening reception on Wednesday 8/14/14
  • All meals beginning with dinner on Wednesday 8/13 through lunch on Friday 8/15/14. 

Register online by clicking the link below. You may pay via credit card or send checks postmarked on or before July 10, 2014. Registration closes on July 10, 2014.

Limited scholarships are available. Request for scholarships must be submitted by June 20, 2014. Contact info@youthengagementalliance.org for information.

Travel and Lodging

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is the closest airport to downtown New Orleans. Cab fare from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Holiday Inn-Downtown Superdome is approximately $33 for two (2) people and $14 for each additional person. The Airport Shuttle is $20 one way per person. To make reservations on the Airport Shuttle call 1-866-596-2699 or online at www.airportshuttleneworleans.com.

A block of sleeping rooms has been arranged at the Holiday Inn - Downtown Superdome, 330 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112 - (504) 581-1600.

To make reservations, call 1-800-HOLIDAY and refer to the group code LGY.

  • Rooms rates are $89 per night
  • Reservations must be guaranteed by a credit card
  • All reservations must be made by July 11, 2014
  • Registration will automatically be billed for one night, room and tax unless cancelled 3 days prior to arrival
  • Check-In time: 4:00 PM
  • Check-Out time: 12:00 PM

Covered, indoor garage parking is attached to the hotel. Cost will be complimentary to Coordinator Camp 2014 attendees. The garage is self -park.

If you have questions regarding accommodations or require special needs, please contact Imani Bryanat (202) 454-5586 or ibryan@legacyforhealth.org or Barbara Waters at (202) 454-5541 or bwaters@legacyforhealth.org.



The mission of the Youth Engagement Alliance for Tobacco Control is to create a unified voice to cultivate and advance effective strategies for youth engagement and advocacy in tobacco control by providing support networking, training and resources for those working with youth. YEA-TC and Coordinator Camp is supported by Legacy and Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids. For more information about Coordinator Camp registration, contact info@youthengagementalliance.org.