Oct
18
to Oct 24

Gathering of The Youth 2019 Conference

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Everyday from 10/18 - 10/24

7:00pm - 8:00pm

The gathering of the youth justice are presenting: "Gathering of the youth, a 3-day, movement building youth conference focused on dismantling the school-to-prison pipeline through Juvenile Justice Reform, Gun violence prevention, Gender Equity, and Transformative politics.

If you are interested in engaging in conversations, panel discussions, workshops, trainings, artistic performances, and more while developing an agenda for dismantling the school-to-prison pipeline -- pre register to attend this conference here:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf60TUs4A3-kkI9LtI1t52ZHLDSNcRh7CwBHT9LU_0I09mgkQ/viewform

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Oct
19
6:00 PM18:00

100Suits 3rd Annual Black Tie Gala

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100 Suits for 100 Men (100 Suits) is pleased to announce its 3rd Annual Black-Tie Gala. This year’s event promises to be a festive evening of fun, food, and music. Please join us as we honor several individuals for their outstanding work and activism in the areas of civic, social, and criminal justice reform.

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Nov
2
11:00 AM11:00

“I Am A Father” Peace March

Peace March and father symposium on: peace, employment, mental health/health, economics, financial literacy, spiritual wellness, neighborhood security & family protection. Meeting point will be at 165st & Jamaica Ave. Finish line will be at Roy Wilkins. Free food and refreshments will be given out!

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Oct
17
1:00 PM13:00

"Breaking The Cycle Of Violence With Corey Booker" Congressional Briefing

Senator Cory Booker and representative Steven Horsford invite you to attend a panel discussion of community based gun violence prevention. The panel of experts will include; Pastor Mike McBride, Catherine Phillips, Erica Ford, Anthony Smith, and Jeff Brown.

Let’s spread the word we are trying to get $900 million of federal tax support her being gone violence prevention public health. Last month it was the house Judiciary Hearing. This month is the Senate/house briefing.

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Oct
16
7:00 PM19:00

2020 Gun Safety Forum

The Democratic presidential candidates who were on the September debate stage will be here: including Joe Biden, Cory Booker, Pete Buttigieg, Julian Castro, Kamala Harris, Amy Klobuchar, Beto O’Rourke, Elizabeth Warren and Andrew Yang.

Each candidate gets 30 minutes to talk about guns, violence and safety.

The forum is sponsored by two groups that fight gun violence. Giffords is inspired by former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, also a shooting victim. The second group is March For Our Lives, the student-powered group that rose up after the Florida shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

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Oct
16
10:30 AM10:30

NYC Civil Service Jobs Info Session

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Description:Are you seeking a job with good benefits, where you can make a difference while building a career? The City of New York has more than 80 agencies with 300,000 employees and opportunities in nearly every occupation.

Learn more about these opportunities at a New York City Civil Service Jobs Information Session, on Wednesday, October 16 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm at Commonpoint Queens’ Central Queens. This seminar will provide you with everything you need to know about applying for NYC government jobs and becoming a Civil Servant.

Pre-registration is required. Please RSVP with Margaret Gorelik at MGorelik@commonpointqueens.org by Monday, October 14th.

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Oct
11
to Oct 13

83rd Annual NAACP New York State Conference Convention

  • Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan (map)
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We invite you to join in the celebration with us by contacting our 83rd Convention Coordinator, Ms. Chris High at 212-344-7474.

For the past 83 years, The NAACP New York State Conference has been and still is the premier Civil Rights organization in New York State. Now more than ever, the NAACP is working aggressively to raise awareness and continues to work tirelessly at the state and local levels to bring about improvements in Education, access to quality and affordable Health Care, promote Economic Development, and fight for fairness in our Criminal Justice systems.

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Oct
10
6:30 PM18:30

Emergency Fundraiser for LIFE Camp

Our friends — Sarah Sophie Flicker, Jenna Arnold, Cindi Leive, Chris Wilson, Deepak Chopra , Diane Chang-Wardi, Ilana Glazer, Lisa Licht, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Matt Deutsch, Michael Skolnik, Missy Modell, Peter Sarsgard, Paola Mendoza, Rachel Noerdlinger, Shelly Palmer and Uzo Aduba — are hosting an intimate emergency fundraiser for LIFE Camp. If you’re around, I’d love for you to swing by.

Come spend the evening with us in an intimate setting as we chat, share stories and co-create a plan for peace.

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Oct
8
6:30 PM18:30

Please Join City Council Member I. Daneek Miller For A Night In Support Of PA Jumaane Williams!

  • 224-03 Linden Blvd, Cambria Heights, NY 11411, USA (map)
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Jumaane is facing a November re-election campaign against a pro-Trump Republican opponent. Will you join us tomorrow along with special guests Senator Leroy Comrie and Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman to help secure Jumaane's re-election?


Contact Sophia MacMaster with any questions
(508) 463-8483

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