Calling all teens and student-athletes (ages 13-19)!!
Jack & Jill of America, Inc. – Ypsilanti Chapter invites you to attend:
Teen Town Hall Discussion on Sports and Politics
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Plymouth High School – Cafeteria
(8400 Beck Road, Canton, MI 48187)
10am – 12pm
To attend, please register in advance at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/r
eal-talk-teen-town-hall-discus sion-on-sports-and-politics-ti ckets-37426157645.
**See attached flyer for detailed information**
This will be a great opportunity for teens, particularly student-athletes, to learn and discuss important topics, such as:
- How sports can be a tool to promote inclusion and positive social change;
- Juvenile Justice Reform, which is currently being protested by many professional athletes; and
- How you can use your voice to shape your future!
Students will also have an opportunity to participate in a letter writing campaign re: juvenile justice reform!
Jocelyn Benson, CEO of The Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality
Michael Carter, Attorney, Federal Defenders Office; ACLU Detroit Board Member
Terrence Quinn, President, TGQ Law Firm; former member of University of Michigan Football, 1997 Championship Team
*Parents are welcome to stay to listen and observe*
**Students can receive Community Service credit**
For questions, contact Shanta McMullan at (248) 497-1716.