Justice, Faith, & Power: Stories from Neighbors with Criminal Records

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When and Where:
Thursday, November 9, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
at Brookside Community Church

1035 Olney St., Indianapolis, IN

Special Venue Instructions: Both a parking lot and street parking are available.
David Cederquist, Sha'na Harris, Gregg Keesling, Chris Purnell


Event Description:

Connect as a community around the stories of ex-offenders living in Indianapolis and how we can aid them as they adjust to life after incarceration.
Our neighbors with criminal histories feel powerless as they try to get a fresh start. Unable to secure necessities such as a driver’s license or employment, many formerly incarcerated individuals find it difficult to start again. Using a video storytelling format and panel discussion, this event explores how educating ex-offenders about their rights to resolve legal burdens—with help and on their own—can help them reclaim a sense of power.  
Videos will be available for viewing from 6—7:30pm with the panel discussion beginning at 7pm.

Walk-ins welcome, but RSVPs encouraged by Nov. 8.  

Presented by Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, Brookside Community Church, and Recycle Force.

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