Are you formerly-incarcerated or detained? Have a vision for repurposing the 11-story, 471,000 square feet Atlanta jail?
Women on the Rise, one of the co-leaders of the Close The Jail ATL: Communities Over Cages Campaign is hosting a Formerly Incarcerated and Detained People's Townhall to get your ideas for a transformed jail and a redeemed Atlanta!
Throughout the evening participants will also be introduced to the trailblazing team of Designing Justice, Designing Spaces, have a Q&A with the Reimagine ACDC Taskforce, and more!
Refreshments will be served and childcare is available.
Formerly Incarcerated and Detained People's Townhall
November 1st, 6-8pm
Russell Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
504 Fair St. SW , Atlanta, GA 30313
This event is co-sponsored by:
9to5 Atlanta, Asian Americans Advancing Justice, Atlanta Victims Assistance, Inc., Atlanta/Fulton County Pre-Arrest Diversion Initiative, Forever Family, North Georgia Works, Georgia Micro Enterprise Network, Offender Alumni Association, New Georgia Project, Project South, Converted, Committed, & Commissioned, The Re-Entry Connection, Inc., Women Watch Afrika, and Urban League of Greater Atlanta