Upcoming Events Calendar

Monday, February 15, 2016

February 20

A Community Review of the New Jim Crow: The Reality of Mass Incarceration

NYU Global Center for Academic & Spiritual Life
238 Thompson Street, Room C95 from 12pm-3pm.

Register by emailing thenewjimcrowevent@yahoo.com.

February 24

CI February Workshop: Rap Sheet to Resume

College Initiative is pleased to announce its second February workshop, Rap Sheet to Resume, run by peer mentor Johnny Perez. The workshop is designed to assess skills learned in prison and think critically on how to transfer them into marketable skills that can increase the likelihood of employment and success after incarceration. Johnny will explore how to frame past criminal justice involvement as an asset, as well as how to network effectively.

John Jay’s New Building
524 W. 59th Street, Room 1.113 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm

RSVP to Amy Wald awald@jjay.cuny.edu by February 22nd.

March 8

Supportive Housing Network of New York’s Advocacy Day

Governor Cuomo has made a significant commitment for 20,000 new units of supportive housing over the next 15 years. The budget supports funding for the first 6,000 units.  It’s critical we speak loudly in support of this new commitment to ensure it is funded in the final budget …

To RSVP, send an email to Steve Piasecki at spiasecki@shnny.org or call 518-465-3233 or no later than Feb 19.

March 30

New York Reentry Roundtable

A forum for advocates, service providers, and individuals looking to help strengthen New York’s communities by supporting the formerly incarcerated as they transition to life after prison.

Community Service Society of New York
633 Third Ave, 10th FL NYC from 1pm to 3pm

Visit the Community Service Society of New York’s website for more information.

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