Babies Can’t Wait Mayoral Candidate Forum

Event details

  • April 8, 2021
  • 6:00 PM

With Power of Two, NYZTT is pleased to co-sponsor a “Babies Can’t Wait” Mayoral Forum on Thursday, April 8th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on the issues affecting children and families in New York City. The nonpartisan forum will be virtual and run in a moderated Q&A format where candidates will engage in a conversation with our Executive Director, Erasma Beras-Monticciolo, and will also answer questions directly from constituents about their vision and future policies that will help make the lives of New York City children and families better once they are Mayor.

We are committed to including as many voices as possible in this conversation and would like to invite you and any families that you partner with to send along your most pressing questions for the candidates. Confirmed candidates include:

Eric Adams
Ray McGuire
Art Chang
Eddie Cullen
Quanda Francis
Barbara Kavovit
Stacey Prussman
*We are awaiting confirmations from other candidates.

Who Can Attend: This forum is open to ALL. This is our City and every voice counts! You can RSVP here.

Submitting Questions: We encourage you to consider submitting a question in advance of the forum.
To submit a question by video please record a 30 second video of yourself asking the question then send to Please make sure lighting and audio are captured well so that we may see and hear you clearly. Please make sure that you limit your video to 30 second so that it can be easily uploaded directly via email as an attachment.
Send a written question: you can also submit a written question via email. Please feel free to send it to us at

Deadline To Submit Questions in Advance: Please submit your questions no later than Friday, April 2nd at 9:00am. If you are unable to submit a question in advance, don’t worry. You will have an opportunity to do so via Chat during the forum.

We look forward to hearing from you and to sharing your questions with Mayoral candidates on Thursday, April 8th.