National Day of Empathy - Lansing, Michigan

Date: 
Tue, Mar 6, 2018 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

City:

Join the Michigan Council on Crime and Delinquency, Nation Outside and special guest Shaka Senghor on March 6th, 2018 for the National Day of Empathy! There will be breakfast, an in-depth discussion with formerly incarcerated citizens and one-on-one meetings with legislators to promote dignity for incarcerated women, clean slate legislation and raising the age of juvenile jurisdiction from 17 to 18

The Day of Empathy highlights the need for #JusticeReformNOW and shares the perspectives of Americans impacted by the current justice system - from survivors of violent crime to those who are addicted to opioids or other drugs and those who mentally ill to incarcerated individuals working to transform themselves, people with a criminal record desperately seeking a second chance, and all community members impacted by crime, public safety, and violence.

This event is FREE! Please register below and direct any questions to MCCD's Program Associate, Elena Brennan at ebrennan@miccd.org.

https://www.facebook.com/events/338274793326611/

Location: 
215 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI 48933-1303, United States

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