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RHI Works will employ 10 young adults to further the work of the public safety Committee, design youth-centered public safety programs, create an inventory of resources for returning citizens, and open opportunities to lift young adult voices in formal community/ civic spaces, all with a lens of reducing police violence. This will be a two-year project slated to begin in December 2020. Organizers will work 15 hours per week. An additional 20 will be hired for the 2022 year. The group will begin meeting in April 2021.
Who is this for?
Any young person between the ages of 18 and 24 who currently lives, or has previously lived in the Red Hook area.Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/76940271233?pwd=NHZtZDkvcXp5aFpXWlVMY1pZOHFYUT09 Meeting ID: 769 4027 1233 Passcode: coffeypark
EPA project page: https://www.epa.gov/ny/cleanup-columbia-smelting-refining-works-red-hook-brooklyn-new-york
NYC Parks project page: https://www.nycgovparks.org/about/whats-happening/red-hook-park-remediation
NYC Parks capital tracker: https://www.nycgovparks.org/planning-and-building/capital-project-tracker#Brooklyn
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With millions of children (and many of us) at home as communities respond to the coronavirus crisis, we are looking for a way to bring great CDF Freedom Schools® books to children who do not have books in their homes. The CDF Freedom Schools community knows the power of Read Aloud, and now we want to take that online.
We’re asking any partners who can participate to record a video of an at-home Read Aloud and send it to us. We hope to collect Read Aloud videos that we can share with our networks on social media, while we also encourage people across the country to record their own Read Aloud and share it with us, their children, and their friends and families. Check out these examples of a CDF staff-led Read Aloud and a Read Aloud from our partners at The Listening, Inc. CDF Freedom Schools program to get inspired!
Please send us your videos at fsphotos@childrensdefense.
org or post them on Instagram and Twitter, tagging us and using #ReadAloudforKids. Please follow us on Instagram at @childdefender1973.