PLEASE JOIN US FOR A TOWN HALL HEARING ON THE CHALLENGES FACING GIRLS OF COLOR IN PHILADELPHIA
Saturday December 12th
12-4 PM EST
Caplan Hall, University of the Arts
WHY ARE GIRLS AND WOMEN OF COLOR….
DISCONNECTED from family & community?
CRIMINALIZED and INCARCERATED
Disproportionately for subjective, non-violent
HARMED by trauma, malnutrition, housing
discrimination, and a lack of access to services?
INVISIBILIZED in the narrative surrounding
the school-to-prison pipeline and state violence?
What can be done about it? Join us in breaking the silence!
Girls Justice League
Bread and Roses Community Fund
The Center for Intersectionality and Social Policy Studies at Columbia Law School
Coalition for Racial Justice (CoraJus)
Third Wave Fund
New Voices Philadelphia
Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania
Philly Childcare Collective