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Luncheon with Melodee Hanes of OJJDP: The Third Event in NCCD’s Policy and Practice Series

In addition to NCCD, this luncheon was co-sponsored by The California Endowment, The California Wellness Foundation, Futures Without Violence, Rosenberg Foundation, and Sierra Health Foundation. With a special introduction and welcoming remarks by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón.

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Texas Barbecue Benefit

NCCD Board member Vicki Spriggs hosted a Texas Barbecue to benefit NCCD at her home in Austin, Texas. This served as a wonderful opportunity to meet like-minded folks in the Austin area over delicious food and drink. The event encouraged donations to support our work with children in the foster care and the juvenile justice…

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Connecting Your Work to Key Constituents: The First Panel in NCCD’s Policy and Practice Series

Beginning on January 12, 2012 NCCD presented panel discussions on the importance of social marketing and advocacy in justice organizations and how to best integrate new and existing strategies into research and policy work. Our first event – “Bringing Your Issue to the People: Connecting Your Work to Key Constituents” – looked at building the…

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Connecting Ideas to Leaders: The 2nd Panel in NCCD’s Policy and Practice Series

Following our first event on January 12, NCCD presented the next panel discussion in our Policy & Practice Series. We focused on the importance of social marketing and advocacy in justice organizations and how to best integrate new and existing strategies into research and policy work. Our second event – “Connecting Ideas to Leaders: Making…

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Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence Public Hearing #4: Protect, Heal, Thrive

The Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence, a key component of the Department of Justice’s Defending Childhood Initiative, held the last of four public hearings on April 24 in Detroit, Michigan. Composed of leading experts from diverse fields and perspectives, the task force is examining the extent and nature of the…

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