Be Part of Cannabis 101

Everyone who is anyone in Florida is coming to the Capitol in the next ninety days. This is where the grass tops and the grassroots walk the halls with lawmakers, lobbyists, agency leaders, union leaders, non-profits and tourists.

On March 14, 2017 Florida CAN is hosting Cannabis 101 at the Capitol. This is our way to exchange information with lawmakers about the whole cannabis plant. We have reserved the third floor Rotunda in the Capitol building from 9 am to 4:30 PM We will have experts to introduce visitors to cannabis in all its forms and uses. 

You can participate three ways. 

·       Be a business sponsor – our packages are $500, $1000 and $2500. The $2500 is a complete sponsor package for the length of session and includes Cannabis 101 event. The $500 and $1000 are event specific. Click here to learn more about our sponsor offers.

·       Be a donor – this is an educational events and our non-profit, United for Compassion can offer you a tax deduction for your contribution to this event. Click here to email us about a tax-deductible donation.

·       Participate – we ask a nominal participation fee of $10 for the day. You will receive your own copy of the Advisor, a guide to Florida lawmakers; tips for lobbying; meetings with lawmakers that we pre-schedule for you; an opportunity to meet with our experts and a chance to have an authentic Capitol experience on a day dedicated to the cannabis plant and all its wonders. The first 30 people who sign up to participate will receive a customized Advisor with the FLCAN Legislative Committee cover. Click here to sign up now!

 Last year, our experts included Bob Clayton of Florida Hemp LLC; Bill Wolsifer and his team representing the National Hemp Association; Mary Lynne Mathre and Lt. Commander Al Byrne, co-founders of Patients Out of Time, Veterans for Medical Cannabis Access and the American Cannabis Nurses Association; Eric and Tamika Range representing Art420; Amy Powell from the American Cannabis Nurses; researcher Greg Gerdeman; our cultivation expert Arnold Diehl; veteran leader Bob Jordan and his team of vets with 100,000k Strong; and Florida CAN president Cathy Jordan. Ethel Rowland and Carolyn Karpel hosted the event for Florida CAN.