Dream Beyond Bars Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Indigo Mateo (732) 770-7753 imateo@curyj.org COMMUNITY TOWN HALL TO BE HELD IN OAKLAND ON ENDING YOUTH INCARCERATION AND UNFAIR TREATMENT IN THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM Criminal justice systems officials, elected officials, formerly incarcerated youth, and the community will build partnerships and discuss alternatives to youth incarceration. Oakland, California — On Thursday Read more about Dream Beyond Bars Press Release[…]

CURYJ Awarded $450,000 Grant from Forward Promise

CURYJ Awarded a $450,000 Grant from Forward Promise Oakland, CA November 7, 2017 – Forward Promise, a national grantmaking program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, announced grant awards of $3.15 million to nine organizations, including Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice.  The initiative supports boys and young men of color heal, grow, and thrive through culturally-responsive healing Read more about CURYJ Awarded $450,000 Grant from Forward Promise[…]

‘Dream Beyond Bars’ Youth Justice Town Hall

  Please join us to Dream Beyond Bars. We invite you to a community discussion to develop a vision to “Close Youth Prisons, Build Youth Leaders”. Formerly incarcerated young adults from Alameda County have embarked on a community based participatory research project to develop strategies and solutions to build community capacity for alternatives to youth Read more about ‘Dream Beyond Bars’ Youth Justice Town Hall[…]