Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Let's Clean Kingston Ave

Please join us this Friday and Saturday the 17th and 18th as we help clean Kingston!

The Mediation Center in the news!

At the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center, we are lucky to benefit from having Micah Weiss, a participant in AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps, as a member of our staff. Check out this great article in the New York Times Blog "The Local" this morning.

Also today, check out this article in the Daily News highlighting the Mediation Center's fellow Center for Court Innovation project, Bronx Community Solutions', Re-Entry Working Group, and a very special staff member, Ramon Semorile.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

S.O.S. Shooting Response Tomorrow

Last night a youth was shot and killed on Park Place near Troy Avenue. This is the second tragic shooting this week. It is critical that we work together to keep our summer safe for everyone.  Come out tomorrow, Friday, June 3rd at 6pm for a S.O.S. shooting response at Park Place and Troy Ave. Help S.O.S. continue their work to end shootings and killings in our community.

Youth Justice Board Event

Survey finds Neighborhood Grappling With "Serious Issues," Like Guns

Come to the Youth Justice Board's Youth Roundtable discussion TONIGHT to learn about how these issues affect teens in the community. The presentation is at 5 PM at the Stone Branch Library, 581 Mother Gaston Blvd in Brownsville.