Panel discussion by five Portland area nonprofits working in the area of criminal justice reform. This virtual program titled Working for Change: a Panel of Local Advocates for Justice and Equality was held on January 23, 2021. This was one in a series of programs by the Beaverton City Library’s One Book, One Beaverton community-wide reading program that explored themes from the book Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. Speakers were Talia Gad, Partnership for Safety & Justice; Simon Fulford, Restorative Justice Coalition of Oregon; Jenny Chu, Write Around Portland; Trish Jordan, Red Lodge Transition Services; Janis Puracal, Forensic Justice Project.
The event was recorded by the Beaverton City Library. Special thank you to Jennie Chamberlin, librarian, and Anne LaVallee, reference assistant, Beaverton City Library Adult Services.
Partnership for Safety & Justice https://safetyandjustice.org/
Restorative Justice Coalition of Oregon http://rjoregon.org/
Write Around Portland https://writearound.org/
Red Lodge Transition Services 503.245.4175 email@example.com
Forensic Justice Project https://forensicjusticeproject.org/