Building Skills Partnership

United Way of Greater L.A. Education Summit 2013: Aida Cardenas Participates as a Discussion Leader

On Wednesday, February 27, United Way of Greater Los Angeles hosted a national discussion with key leaders on how to strengthen low-performing schools through partnerships in the classrooms and in communities. Aida Cardenas participated as a discussion leader and shared BSP’s commitment to education.

The summit included a panel discussion with “The Education Mayors”: Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago and Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles. A morning panel discussion was held with Eli Broad, Founder of the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation, Dr. John Deasy, Superintendent of LAUSD, Móníca Garcia, President of LAUSD School Board and Casey Wasserman, President and CEO of the Wasserman Foundation.