October 1 — Xavier was a keynote speaker at the Rotary Foundation’s 100th Anniversary celebration in Cleveland, Ohio.
|James Ross, right, with Ronald Simpson-Bey, who lost a child to violence committed by a youth, and Andrea Clark, Founder and Executive Director of Mothers of Murdered Children|
August 21 — James Ross, CFSY’s director of outreach and engagement, attended the Mothers of Murdered Children gala in Detroit. The event which brought together mothers from throughout the country who have lost children to violence.
August 19 — Xavier presented as part of the Civic Consulting Alliance & Illinois Justice Project Speaker’s Series in Chicago.
August 12 — Xavier facilitated a workshop with ICAN members Traci Rutherford and Joseph Farias at the National Association for Counsel of Children Conference in Philadelphia.
August 10-13 — James Dold attended the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Annual Conference in Palm Beach Florida.
|Xavier at the Civic Consulting Alliance event|
August 8-11 — Xavier participated in the panel “Reaching Across the Aisle on Juvenile Justice” during the National Conference of State Legislators 2016 Legislative Summit in Chicago.
August 3-4 — Executive Director Jody Kent Lavy, Xavier and ICAN member Dolphy Jordan met with and presented to Starbucks leadership in Seattle.
August 2 — Rebecca participated in a training program in South Carolina regarding Miller/Montgomery resentencing issues. The training was hosted by the South Carolina Commission on Indigent Defense, Justice 360, and the Cornell Law School Juvenile Justice Clinic.
July 11 — Xavier and Xavier delivered a presentation about life without parole for children to staff at Google in San Francisco.