The Princeton Prize in Race Relations recognizes students who are helping improve race relations in their schools or communities. Winners of the Prize are awarded up to $1,000 and invited to Princeton University for an expense-paid weekend symposium on race. Apply online or by email. For more info please visit www.princeton.edu/pprize or call 1800-742-1036. APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 31!
The DOJ Agreement is bringing changes to mental health calls. Listen to what Mike Walker and Doctors Jenni Bartholomew and Mark Singer (of Case Western Reserve University) have to say about the Police Assisted Referral Program. http://americanlawradio.com/alr/2015/06/08/new-alr-show-mike-walker-and-partnership-for-a-safer-cleveland/
Back in April 2014, when we held our symposium at the Convention Center, we brought Lisa Thurau of Strategies for Youth to discuss her police training program. Ever since meeting her at the symposium, Chief Williams has been committed to bringing her back to town to implement her program here in Cleveland. With funding from The Cleveland Foundation, Saint Luke’s Foundation and Third Federal Foundation, the training started this week!
You can read more about it on Cleveland.com... Check out the link below!!
Congratulations to CMHA Police Chief Andres Gonzalez on being awarded the 2015 Champion for Children. Voices for Ohio's Children established this award to recognize individuals or organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to improving the well-being of children and their families.
We are honored to have Chief Gonzalez as a member of our Board!
The Law and Leadership Institute (LLI) is now recruiting 8th grade students for the 2015 Summer Institute!
"Talking About Injustice: A Community Conversation with Bryan Stevenson" is on March 19th, at 7pm at the Cleveland State University Main Ballroom. The event is FREE however you must register for tickets. For more information please go to: http://schubert.case.edu/events/partner-event-bryan-stevenson-lets-talk-about-injustice-a-community-conversation/