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Philadelphia Day of Empathy

March 05, 2019 at 3pm - 6pm | City Hall | 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd Room 401 Philadelphia , PA 19107 United States | Map and directions ›

Philadelphia Day of Empathy will have a focus on the impact of life without parole in the community. Pennsylvania sentences more inmates to life behind bars--without the possibility of parole--than any other country outside the United States. There are more than 5,300 in PA serving life without parole which means more than 5,300 families are impacted. Philadelphia's Day of Empathy will address this issue and help to facilitate conversation between community leaders, organizations, members and state legislators.

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Speakers: Paulette Carrington (Juvenile Lifer), Yvonne Newark (Family Advocate), Joyce Granger (Juvenile Lifer), Keir Bradford-Grey (Chief Defender at the Defender Association)

Participating Legislators: State Representative Jordan Harris, State Representative Joanna McClinton, Councilman Curtis Jones, Councilwoman Jamie Blackwell

Participating Organizations: Ardella's House, Philadelphia Commission for Women, The Respect Alliance, FAMM

Event Date and Time

March 05, 2019 at 3pm - 6pm

Event Description (if available)

Philadelphia Day of Empathy will have a focus on the impact of life without parole in the community. Pennsylvania sentences more inmates to life behind bars--without the possibility of parole--than any other country outside the United States. There are more than 5,300 in PA serving life without parole which means more than 5,300 families are impacted. Philadelphia's Day of Empathy will address this issue and help to facilitate conversation between community leaders, organizations, members and state legislators.

Please click here to register!

Speakers: Paulette Carrington (Juvenile Lifer), Yvonne Newark (Family Advocate), Joyce Granger (Juvenile Lifer), Keir Bradford-Grey (Chief Defender at the Defender Association)

Participating Legislators: State Representative Jordan Harris, State Representative Joanna McClinton, Councilman Curtis Jones, Councilwoman Jamie Blackwell

Participating Organizations: Ardella's House, Philadelphia Commission for Women, The Respect Alliance, FAMM


Event Location and Contact Information (if available)

City Hall
1400 John F Kennedy Blvd
Room 401
Philadelphia , PA 19107
United States
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Contact: Tonie Willis

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