Better than expected dividend announcement by NCPL
helped the share price hitting the upper limit.
Raymond East, an NCPL
board member, to resign from the board and to withdraw from the conference, said Ragan.
I have dedicated my life to addressing the social problems of those in poverty," said Shriver, who founded the NCPL in 1967 and also established the Peace Corps, Head Start, VISTA and Job Corps.
Like a large law firm that uses its depth of past experience to serve new clients, the NCPL enables local and neighborhood poverty lawyers, as well as pro bono lawyers who are willing to help although their legal expertise lies in other legal areas, to benefit from a wealth of knowledge and experience far beyond the resources directly available to them.
The NCPL is especially important because it raises awareness on a national scale for the issues facing people in poverty.
secretary of commerce and trade representative Ronald Olson, partner, Munger, Tolles & Olson Sargent Shriver, founder, NCPL
, Peace Corps, Head Start, VISTA and Job Corps Rita McLennon, executive director, NCPL
Over 600 honored guests including federal, state and local elected and appointed officials and dignitaries; business leaders and lawyers; social justice advocates; celebrity actors; and members of the Shriver family.