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2015 Juneteenth - Save our Family and Men

Posted by projectreachinc on May 31, 2015 at 9:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Dear Church and Community Leaders:

 

 

In 1944, approximately 75 percent of all homes in the black community were two-parent households. According to recent studies, only 25 percent of all homes in the African American communities are two-parent households. In the 1960s and the 1970s, African-Americans fought to send their children to better schools and to put an end to racial segregation. Also, communities, churches and grassroots organizations united for...

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Poverty, Race, Criminal/Juvenile Justice and Voter Dis-enfranchisement

Posted by projectreachinc on May 21, 2015 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (0)

PROJECT R.E.A.C.H. INC.  

Dear Church and Community Leaders: 

In 1995 I started my first year of a twelve year tenure as a member of the NAACP National Board of Directors and the first board meeting that I was privileged to attend, I inserted a dialogue about Poverty, Race, Criminal/Juveniel Justice, The War on Drugs and Voter Dis-enfranchisement. 

On Tuesday during the countywide elections in Jacksonvile Duval Couty, Florida; I witnessed how the white ca...

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2015 Juneteenth Freddie Gray Voter Registration and Criminal Justice Campaign

Posted by [email protected] on May 3, 2015 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

 

 

Dear Church and Community Leaders: 

 

As part of PROJECT R.E.A.C.H. Inc., 2015 Juneteenth Celebration, we are supporting a Freddie Gray Voter Registration and Criminal Justice Campaign: Commencing June 19, 2015. This campaign is similar to the June 19, 2011 - Nationwide Juneteenth Criminal/Juvenile Jusitce and Unity Prayer Day, to shed light on disparities within the criminal/juvenile justice system and the prison indus...

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Poverty and Desperation - The Root Causes of Drugs - Crime - Gangs and Violence

Posted by projectreachinc on July 19, 2014 at 5:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Poverty and Desperation is the leading cause of - Drugs - Crime - Gangs and Violence; along with far to many leaders that use their positions for self serving purpose. Organized meetings, mentoring and true leadership is the key to making positive and ongoing changes.

Reducing violence and violent-related deaths of young black men and boys can not be left in the hands of law enforcement and the criminal justice system. As church, law enforcement, political lead...

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Homeless and Incarcerated Veterans

Posted by projectreachinc on May 27, 2014 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

 

As we celebrate Memorial Day 2014: Remember Bro. Ted Williams, a Army Veteran, who was homeless for 17 years. who became an overnight sensation after the Columbus Dispatch posted a clip of him demonstrating his voiceover skills while begging by the side of the road, is just one example of the plight of homeless and incarcerated veterans. Ted Williams, with the Golden Voice, gained worldwide media attention in January 2011 when a video of Ted being interviewed by the Columbus ...

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The Root Cause of Drugs - Crime - Gangs and Violence

Posted by projectreachinc on May 23, 2014 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Poverty and Desperation is the leading cause of - Drugs - Crime - Gangs and Violence; along with far to many leaders that use their positions for self serving purpose. Organized meetings, mentoring and true leadership is the key to making positive and ongoing changes.

 

Reducing violence and violent-related deaths of young black men and boys can not be left in the hands of law enforcement and the criminal justice sys...

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Faith - base prisons v. Faith - base schools

Posted by projectreachinc on April 1, 2014 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

As more and more inmates find themselves praising the Lord and a steady growth in the number of faith-based prison/facilities across the nation. One can witness the fervor of devout volunteers and mentorship, but the programs are often met with criticism by some faith groups, politicians and taxpayers. Even though there is evidence that faith-base programs tend to help reduce recidivism and other negatives factors.

 

Other evidence provided by prison heads, ministry...

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Legal Drug Career v. Illegal

Posted by projectreachinc on March 26, 2014 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Drug education, prevention and academics at an early age is the key to helping to end the war on drugs and a method in changing the mindset of adults. More importantly, this movement will move our nation in the direction of saving the precious lives of children.

 

Recently, I visited a at-risk neighborhood after speaking to a city official about issues surrounding drugs, violence, gangs and poverty. This neighborhood is located near my home church a...

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Drug Prevention/Education and Lobbying Campaign

Posted by projectreachinc on March 11, 2014 at 11:25 PM Comments comments (0)

 

Dear Family:

Your help is needed with a PROJECT R.E.A.C.H INC., initiative and this is a profound question for you! If the TSA, CIA, FBI and other agencies can keep terrorist off our planes and out of our country, why not cocaine?

After reading a recent article of a young man in Allentown, PA that swallowed Crack, I thought of a campaign that came out of Pittsburg years ago to help save our children. Mr. Yuk as you know, is a tradema...

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Race-Poverty-Desperation-Gangs-Violence-War and Death

Posted by projectreachinc on February 27, 2014 at 10:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Race-Poverty-Desperation-Gangs-Violence-War and Death: 225 local officials from 37 cities, including 20 mayors, attends meeting, held by the Cities United organization in New Orleans. The two-day meeting seeks to reduce the number of violence-related deaths of young black men and boys. As political leaders and others are now speaking and meeting on crime and violence as it relates to black men and boys, let it be real!

 

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