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mid south peace and justice center

The garden serves as an outreach tool to con- nect with neighborhood residents, and plans are in the works to expand its operations within this community. We've been proud to talk transit with 11 campaigns for Mayor and City Council. Mid-South Peace and Justice Center is proud to be a partner in this lawsuit and while this is far from over, this is a big win as this legal battle continues. We wish him all the best and thank him for his efforts and sacrifices to serve Memphis. This is a semi formal get together with food , entertainment and lots of enjoyment for all. So come and have a good time and see what surprises we have in store for you as far as entertainment.

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mid south peace and justice center

That means investing in education, criminal and social justice reform, economic equality, and a green future that includes better public transportation. Need more Code Officers for Memphis. This is the only support group in Memphis targeted towards survivors of sexual violence. Hosted a weekend-long Community Organizing Skills Training for interns of Justice Reform. It is with sadness and deep gratitude that the Board of Directors announces the departure of Bradley Watkins as our Executive Director. We need your help today to push for part of a broader solution. Memphis Towers and Millennia Housing Management This video contains profanity and so we wanted to post a notice of that here but we encourage everyone to watch this video and contact the offices of Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland at 901-636-6000 and at Contact Millennia Housing Management Ltd using Management at 216 520-1250 Contact Urge Mayor Jim Strickland to re-activate the Reserve Code Officer ordinance that he himself wrote as a member of the council.

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mid south peace and justice center

Partnered with Memphis United to host a workshop for high school seniors focused on issues faced by college students such as campus security and reporting crimes. Hosted Exploring Roles of Social Change for college students. GrowMemphis helps communities build gardens to improve access to locally grown food in their neighborhoods through a growing network of more than 55 gardens in 15 zip codes in the City of Memphis, envisioning neighborhoods with full access to affordable, fresh, locally, and sustainably grown food. Created machine operations and training manuals. Created two private social media groups for individuals to give and receive peer support in order to diversify options available to those seeking support outside of traditional therapy.

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mid south peace and justice center

He passed last year but his family ensures that his legacy lives on through donations to the center throughout the year. Hosted Intro to Community Organizing for college students consolidating on campus. This program, despite being created by the Mayor is not currently active. Therefore, cuts to bus service disproportionately affect low-income residents and communities of color, as well as people with disabilities, students, workers, and the elderly. It is an open resource to the community. Facilitated workshops and created surveys that were conducted with over 750 participants aged 4-19 with the assistance of interns from Rhodes College, Girls, Inc. Provided meeting facilitations applying Direct Education for nonprofits.

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GrowMemphis Community Gardens — Memphis Tilth

mid south peace and justice center

For more information about scheduling a workshop, contact KnowYourRights Memphis School Youth Knowledge worked hard to turn this once blighted land into an invaluable community resource as a garden and park. Trainings and workshops are offered on a deeply discounted sliding scale. Informed tenants of these properties of their legal rights as renters and trained tenants in the proper way to document their poor living condi- tions. Your support has made many successes possible. Now, Kroger's selling the land again.

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About Us

mid south peace and justice center

For almost 30 years, the Mid-South Peace and Justice Center has worked to educate and train new community leaders to lead campaigns for racial, economic, environmental and social justice. Let's put the power back into the hands of the tenants. Crowder's government class at Soulsville, facilitating our unique Know Your Rights Theatre Workshops! Make a gift today: midsouthpeace. Every year, GrowMemphis provides start-up funding and training to neighborhood residents who wish to create and sustain gardens. Researched machine maintenance, recalibrated printing press, and purchased infrared flashdryer. Mission and Vision The Memphis Tilth, GrowMemphis Community Garden Program helps communities build gardens to improve access to locally grown food in their neighborhoods. That's because a 1967 city ordinance.

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