September 16, 2020

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Community-based nonprofits are trusted partners in providing resources, supports, and services to meet the unique needs of the Black and African American community. Yet data show there are disparities in...

September 8, 2020

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September 11th; 10am -11:30am

Since 2016, the MacArthur Foundation has supported Philadelphia's efforts to reduce Philadelphia’s jail population and reduce racial, ethnic, and economic disparities in the criminal justice system.

The Philadelphia Macarthur Sa...

August 27, 2020

Join PRC for part one of a two- part training series on putting racial equity into practice in Philadelphia’s criminal justice system, facilitated by the Office of Criminal Justice. Part 1 will provide an overview of the policies, trends, and cultural narratives that c...

August 21, 2020

Mic: Ray Levy-Uyeda: August 17, 2020

On Monday evening, as Americans tune in to watch the first night of the Democratic National Convention, about 2 million people likely won't be able to watch at all, because they're incarcerated. And in addition to lacking the ability...

August 11, 2020

COVID-19 has hit communities of color and immigrants in Philadelphia in complex and fatal ways. Black and Brown women who are the essential workers in healthcare, childcare, education, retail and domestic work, remain invisible while bearing the brunt of this pandemic.


August 10, 2020

The Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project (YSRP) seeks a Development & Operations Coordinator, a full-time position that will work remotely for the foreseeable future, and subsequently will be based in Philadelphia.

About YSRP

The Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project (YSR...

August 6, 2020

August 18, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm, 2020

Leaders of local criminal justice initiatives often need to facilitate sensitive conversations when evidence points to disparities in the system. Disparate outcomes can take many different forms, such as longer jail stays for people w...

August 5, 2020

Free. Live-streamed on Facebook and via Zoom webinar.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 6 PM – 7 PM

The Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project (YSRP) works to keep children out of adult jails and prisons, and to bring home people who were sentenced as children to...

May 21, 2020

Join Penn Public Health for the first seminar in our webinar series that highlights the implications of COVID-19 on communities of color.

Penn Public Health is hosting a 3-part webinar series entitled “Inequities and COVID-19: The Disproportionate Impact on Communities...

April 2, 2020

John N. Mitchell - April 2, 2020

The Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity joined the voices of other organizations seeking the release of low-risk offenders in city jails to reduce their risk of exposure to the novel coronavirus.

“If we are going to be about public...

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