2019 Day at the Capitol


Join us for a day of advocacy at the State Capitol!




Talk to your legislators about epilepsy awareness and how they can help improve the lives of people impacted by epilepsy.

Lunch, materials and transportation from EFMN are provided. EFMN staff will schedule group legislative appointments.

When: February 27th, 9am - 2pm

Where: Christ Lutheran Church on Capitol Hill

Event Details:

8am: Meet at EFMN offices (if taking the light rail)
9am: Day at the Capitol program starts

A handful of legislators typically join us to speak during the morning program. We also review the legislative priorities and, if time allows, share tips for meeting with your legislators.

Legislative appointment schedules are available the morning of the event.

The meeting space is available until 2:00 p.m. Participants are encouraged to come back after their meetings to have lunch and write thank-you notes to representatives

*Christ Lutheran Church has two designated accessible parking spaces and an accessible elevator. Please contact Heather Besonen (hbesonen@efmn.org, 651-287-2311) with any accessibility requirements.

RSVP: Use the form below to let us know you're coming! Advanced registration is required so that we can schedule meetings with your representatives. 




Ways to Prepare:

*Review EFMN's 2019 legislative priorities

*Use our Advocacy Toolkit to prepare your story

*Watch our video tutorial to learn what to say to your representative

*Contact Heather Besonen with any questions: hbesonen@efmn.org



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