Did you know that new laws in Virginia took effect on July 1st? Here are some of the laws and the summaries of what they do. Education HB1392: This law allows school security officers who formerly served as law enforcement to carry firearms. The security officers must have been former law enforcement at least […]
Have you been keeping up with the proposed federal budget from the current administration?! We have. We want to share just SOME of what’s at stake in the issue areas where we work. Click the image to read more about the proposed budget’s impact on Education, Criminal Justice Reform, Mental Health, and Women’s Empowerment.
We are hosting TWO book drives! Help support summer reading! Help support reentry! Click for more details.
Are you ready for Election Day? Can you help get the word out about the election? Can you help get books for our book drives? Click on the image to find out more info on how YOU can make a difference!
May is Mental Health month and to celebrate it we will be posting ways to work on your wellness for each day of the month! Please feel free to share these posts so that we can promote good mental health! Check back often as we add new tips! Click the image to read more.
On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, we held a seminar to help promote community policing by educating the community on constitutional laws while revealing grey areas of interaction between law enforcement and citizens. This event also served as an opportunity to educate the community on the pitfalls and schemes of predatory lending. Click the image for the full story!
This week is Teacher Appreciation Week, May 8th-12th! To celebrate, each day we will post with opportunities to show your appreciation for our teachers with advocacy! We also have shared our reflections on what our teachers have meant to us. Click the image for more!