It’s that time of year again, folks! Family and Friends of Incarcerated People is holding their annual community event. Join us, this Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Oxon Run Park, 1st and S. Capital Streets SE. The fun starts at 1:00 PM. . . . → Read More: Family and Friends of Incarcerated People’s Annual Community Event!
Cross-Posted from The Education Town Hall Written By Virginia Spatz Nearly half of all children in the United States have experienced trauma, according to recent research. Children in underserved communities face trauma at a higher rate and are more likely to experience repeated trauma or more than one type. Gun violence persistently affects students and families in […] . . . → Read More: Child Trauma and Education with DC Activist Stuart Anderson
Back by popular demand Family and Friends of Incarcerated People Present The 10th Annual Public Safety Community Event Saturday, August 15, 2015 Noon – 7:00 PM Anacostia Park, 1900 Anacostia Drive, SE East of the Sousa (Pennsylvania Ave) Bridge, near the roller skating rink This will be a fun-filled day for the children of those incarcerated and those that may be […] . . . → Read More: FFOIP Public Safety Community Event
We will welcome author and activist Eugene Puryear to speak about his book and the subject of the prison industrial complex in America. Presented by Family & Friends Of Incarcerated People and the Washington Ethical Society. Tuesday, February 18 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m Washington Ethical Society, 7750 16th St NW, Washington DC Shackled and Chained, Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America is […] . . . → Read More: “Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America” Book Reading and Presentation
Join us in commemorating the legacy of peace making and justice making of Martin Luther King, Jr.! As part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Walk on Monday, January 20th there will be a feeder rally and walk in Barry Farms at 9:15 am. We will gather at the Birney Child Development Center (1230 Sumner […] . . . → Read More: The Best Event to Participate in on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day