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[Illinois] Friday Forum + Conversation Café

Please join the University YMCA and Diversity & Social Justice Education for our Fall 2022 Friday Forum + Conversation Café Series, Our Community in Action: Advancing Social Justice in Champaign Urbana and Beyond. We will hear from community leaders tackling our most pressing public concerns through an unwavering pursuit of social justice.

Friday, October 28th

Sam Smith – MSW, Illinois Association of Juvenile Justice Councils, Illinois Justice Commission Racial and Ethnic Disparities Committee, Director of Civic Engagement and Social Practice Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Juvenile Justice in Champaign County: A Wicked Possibility Part I

Participants for October 28th Panel include:

Mike Williams, Director of Probations, Champaign County Probation and Court Services

Maurice Hayes, Founder of Hoodvote Neighborhood Transformation/Executive Director, Anti-Violence Work Group

Karen Simms, Founder, Executive Director, Champaign Urbana Trauma Resiliency Initiative

Andrea “Drea” Hall, Executive Director Illinois Justice Commission 

12 to 1PM at the University YMCA

1001 Wright St. Champaign


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