Prison Ministry and Restorative Justice Report: January 2020 report – 01/28/2020

Prison Ministry and Restorative Justice
Chairperson: Marilyn Schneider

Report submitted by: Marilyn Schneider
Email: mschneider2222@gmail.com
Phone: (610) 578-0446
Date submitted: 01/28/2020


Recent Events & Activities

Collection of 5180 christmas cards for inmates with encouraging notes written inside by congregants and others within eastern PA, and distribution of  these to 12 correctional facilities

Upcoming Events & Activities

Working with CORR to sponsor event on Feb 22, Cedarville UMC, Pottstown, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

“True Justice:  Seeking equal justice for people and communities of color” Featuring Bryan Stevenson’s movie “True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality”, the event will also include a panel discussion of experts and breakout groups focused on the community, the legal system, the school to prison pipeline, and unconscious bias.  Event designed to educate and activate participants.

Collaborations

Collaborating with CORR to present event on Feb 22 – see above

Files

True-justice-flyer-jan-2020.pdf