WHAT: Community engagement forums with directly impacted people and social justice organizations to discuss the Clean Slate Initiative and the FULLY FREE campaign and the impact of permanent punishments, particularly on Black and Brown communities. Hear personal stories from individuals directly affected by permanent punishments, shedding light on the challenges they face.
WHO: Hosted by local organizations, in partnership with the Clean Slate Initiative, the Fully Free Campaign, Illinois Coalition to End Permanent Punishments (ENDPP.ORG), Cabrini Green Legal Aid, and Live Free Illinois.
WHY: Hear updates on the Clean Slate Initiative, the FREE ACT, and the PIECE ACT, and understand how you and your organizations can help remove barriers to education, employment, housing, and family rights for folks with criminal records. Connect with like-minded individuals, community leaders, and organizations committed to promoting justice and second chances.
These barriers impact the safety, stability, economic opportunity, and mobility of your neighbors and their families.
HOW: Register by selecting the event below!