Putting Racism on the Table: A Case Study on Mass Incarceration

When: 
Monday, April 18, 2016
9:00am to 12:00pm EDT
Where: 
PNC
800 17th Street NW, 12th Floor
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Session 3: A Case Study: Mass Incarceration

Speaker: James Bell, J.D.
Founder and Executive Director, The W. Haywood Burns Institute

 

“We live in a country that is addicted to incarceration as a tool for social control. As it stands now justice systems are extremely expensive, do not rehabilitate but in fact make the people that experience them worse and have no evidence-based correlatives to reducing crime.” —James Bell

Attendance Eligibility
WRAG member CEOs. CEOs are encouraged to bring a trustee with them. CEOs and trustees of non-WRAG member grantmaking organizations may attend for a small fee. Participation in all six sessions is preferred in order to foster a shared understanding within the local philanthropic community.

Cost to Attend
The series is free for WRAG members. Non-member CEOs and trustees may attend for $50/session, or $250 for all six sessions.

Registration
Email Rebekah Seder, seder(at)washingtongrantmakers.org to register.

Click here to learn more about this series.

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