9 a.m. A symposium will be held on the future of “financial services regulation” at the Waldorf-Astoria, Park Avenue and 49th Streets.
9 a.m. The Center for Working Families 2008 hosts State Policy Conference at the Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South.
10:30 a.m. Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly and New York Cares host 20th Annual New York Cares Coat Drive. At Bowery Mission, 227 Bowery, between Prince and Rivington Streets.
7 p.m. Kevin Powell hosts 8th Annual Holiday Party and Clothing Drive at The Madison, 27 West 24th Street, between Sixth Avenue and Broadway. NY Giants Plaxico Burress expected to attend.
9:15 a.m. Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy to speak on eliminating health disparities at Minority Health Conference. Sagtikos Theater, Grant Campus, Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood.
Noon. Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone announces layoffs and budget cuts. At the Mayor’s Reception Room, Yonkers City Hall, Yonkers.