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2013 Youth Summit, Empowering Young Leaders for Juvenile Justice Reform
8/2/2013 - 8/3/2013
One Washington Circle Hotel
Washington, DC
Event Contact:
Alexandra Staropoli
Associate Director of Government and Field Relations
Coalition for Juvenile Justice
202-467-0864 ext. 109
staropoli@juvjustice.org
http://cjjyouthsummit2013.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/cjj-2013-youth-summit-information-packet.pdf
Sponsoring Organization(s):
Coalition for Juvenile Justice
Additional Information:
The Summit seeks to cultivate and empower a young body of juvenile justice advocates. Participants will learn the basics of juvenile justice, and will have the opportunity to delve into more detail about two hot topics in juvenile justice reform: Disproportionate Minority Contact and the School-to-Prison-Pipeline. The Summit will also engage participants in skill-building sessions on leadership development and civic engagement.