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Texas Day of Empathy - Houston

March 05, 2019 at 6pm - 9pm | PVAMU Northwest Houston Center | 9449 Grant Rd Room 125 Houston, TX 77070 United States | Map and directions ›

Houston, Texas will focus on re-entry of veterans and formerly incarcerated individuals. Research has found an association between homelessness, veterans, and incarceration rates. Join us as we dialogue about:

  • The needs of the veteran and homeless population
  • Effective re-entry programming
  • Vocational training
  • Affordable housing
  • And more...

We are committed to improving education, reducing incarceration, supporting our returning veterans, and providing a pathway to success for students, veterans, and those re-entering civilian life.

Speakers: Judge Nikita Harmon, Harris County District Attorney's Office - Kim Ogg, Former Judge Ed Emmet - Phil Owens, Dr. Tyrone Tanner, FBI - Houston

Participating Legislators: City of Prairie View Mayor David Allen, State Representative Jarvis Johnson, Councilman Dwight Boykins, City of Houston Congresswoman Shelia Jackson Lee

Participating Organizations: Houston Urban League , Texas Southern University, Prairie View A&M University, United Way 211, BakerRipley

Event Date and Time

March 05, 2019 at 6pm - 9pm

Event Description (if available)

Houston, Texas will focus on re-entry of veterans and formerly incarcerated individuals. Research has found an association between homelessness, veterans, and incarceration rates. Join us as we dialogue about:

  • The needs of the veteran and homeless population
  • Effective re-entry programming
  • Vocational training
  • Affordable housing
  • And more...

We are committed to improving education, reducing incarceration, supporting our returning veterans, and providing a pathway to success for students, veterans, and those re-entering civilian life.

Speakers: Judge Nikita Harmon, Harris County District Attorney's Office - Kim Ogg, Former Judge Ed Emmet - Phil Owens, Dr. Tyrone Tanner, FBI - Houston

Participating Legislators: City of Prairie View Mayor David Allen, State Representative Jarvis Johnson, Councilman Dwight Boykins, City of Houston Congresswoman Shelia Jackson Lee

Participating Organizations: Houston Urban League , Texas Southern University, Prairie View A&M University, United Way 211, BakerRipley


Event Location and Contact Information (if available)

PVAMU Northwest Houston Center
9449 Grant Rd
Room 125
Houston, TX 77070
United States
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Contact: Risheem Muhammad

713-377-1155

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