Summit on Louisiana Families of Color to present quality of life, incarceration reports, Feb. 27
PICO Louisiana and The Micah Project along with members of the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus will come together, Feb. 27, at the Southern University Ag Center to present a Summit on Louisiana Families of Color. Reports presented at the summit will show the connection between the health and quality of life of children and the injustice of mass incarceration.
There will also be a discussion on how to prepare communities for civic engagement and the La. Legislative Black Caucus will hear public concerns through guided discussions around these issues. This FREE event will be an opportunity to learn more about the systems that perpetuate injustices in our state and how your voice can make a difference in creating real change in the lives of our families.
Date: Friday, February 27, 2015
Time: 9 am – 2:30 pm
Location: Southern University Agricultural Research & Extension Center Baton Rouge, LA
Breakfast and lunch will be served and free parking is available
THIS SUMMIT IS FREE and open to leaders, clergy, and concerned citizens who want to assure that ALL families of Louisiana are thriving and ALL children of Louisiana are healthy. Space is limited.
Register online at http://summitonfamilies.eventbrite.com