“EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR YOUTH RE-ENTRY” Panel Discussion hosted by MR. Hawkins @ (YMI) Young Men’s Initiative 1st Annual Youth Summit @ John Jay College of Criminal Justice
by Incarcerated Flavors
This was a powerful panel, thank you to YMI for having this large scale event and allowing us to provide this panel discussion/workshop and present our letters from some of the incarcerated youth in our classes at Rikers Island.
Panel Topic: EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR YOUTH ENTRY
(Below are the panel questions, though we have no video of this great panel, look at these questions, ask yourself these questions, and answer these questions because dialogue among our peers and within our community is the first step to creating the change of consciousness necessary to create meaningful and much needed positive change.)
Host/s: Mr. Hawkins & Karimah Nichols
Yusef Salaam – Central Park 5 / Youth Advocate
Jafar Abbas – ABLE Team
Stacie Sanchez – Project Director of NYC Justice Corps.
Trevor Mobley – Program participant at Getting Out/Staying Out (GOSO)
Mark Leonida – Director at GOSO
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