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The CORI Effect: Racial Disparities and Real Solutions

In this virtual discussion, an expert panel will explore racial inequities in the criminal justice system and available resources to mitigate their impacts.

The panel will be moderated by Bethany Serota, Esq., OWD Deputy Director of Equity and Inclusion, and features the following speakers:

  • Crispin Birnbaum, Access to Justice Fellow, Lawyers Clearinghouse
  • Ventura Dennis, Staff Attorney, CORI and Re-Entry Project, Greater Boston Legal Services
  • Frank Farrow, Executive Director, Mayor’s Office for Black Male Advancement
  • Dr. Rufus J. Faulk, Senior Policy Advisor to Mayor Wu
  • Davo Jefferson, Executive Director, PowerCorpsBOS 
  • Taron Tibbs, Program Director, STRIVE Boston        
  • Evelyn Velasquez, Case Manager and Employment Specialist, STRIVE Boston 

This event is part of a series of CORI-friendly events presented by the City of Boston's Project Opportunity and partners. All are welcome!

Register for the event

  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Virtual Event
    Boston, MA 02201
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    Office of Workforce Development
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2022-05-24T18:00:00 - 2022-05-24T19:30:00
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