11/19/2020 3:53:00 PM
During last week's Annual Meeting, we announced the Winter 2020 selection for our Chair's Book Club: Richard Rothstein's The Color of Law !
As we did with our previous selection, Anthony Ray Hinton's The Sun Does Shine , we will bring Book Club participants together for vi... Read More..
8/12/2020 1:49:00 PM
For years, Louisiana incarcerated more people per capita than anywhere in the world. At an annual rate of more than $17,000 per inmate, incarceration costs Louisiana taxpayers almost $700 million each year, 1 and nearly 36 percent of formerly incarcerated persons return to prison within three ye... Read More..
6/4/2020 6:36:00 PM
“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” – James Baldwin
The murder of George Floyd and the week of protests across the country in response have focused people’s attention as never before on issues of racial justice and police ... Read More..
5/14/2020 1:10:00 PM
We are excited to invite you to join the new SECF Chair’s Book Club . Our hope is that the books we read and the discussions we have will inspire us to find common ground, build meaningful relationships, and deepen our understanding of equity.
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5/7/2020 3:03:00 PM
This post continues a series highlighting the responses of SECF members to the COVID-19 pandemic in their communities. We will use this series to highlight partnerships, coalitions and innovative examples of giving that help those affected by this crisis. This installment was provided to SECF by ... Read More..