This forum will feature candidates for election in the 29th Ward (Deborah Graham vs Chris Taliaferro) and the 37th Ward (Emma Mitts vs Tara Stamps) speaking on their respective platforms and plans for their communities, if elected on April 7th.
Community Renewal Society works with individuals and congregations to address racism and poverty through faith-based organizing campaigns and policy advocacy. This presentation will focus on the intersection of the public health field with faith, action and justice, and advocacy opportunities to reform the criminal justice system and reduce violence.
Stritch School of Medicine
2160 South 1st Ave, Maywood, IL
March 23, 2015 - 11:30am
CRS will train on how to support the Reclaim Campaign’s efforts to reduce violence by moving limited financial resources away from overly punitive criminal justice systems into community-based restorative justice, mental health, and substance abuse alternatives that rehabilitate lives and make commun