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Shriver Summit: The Future of Justice

Symposium

Shriver Summit: The Future of Justice

Date

December 1, 2017

7:00 am - 5:30 pm


Location

Spertus Institute/Venue SIX10

610 S. Michigan Ave.

Spertus Institute/Venue SIX10 610 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60602 United States


Contact

P  773.295.1474

sarahcocco@povertylaw.org


Program

 Online registration is closed for this event

In these tumultuous times, important anti-poverty programs and civil rights protections face threats at the federal level. We must look at the real and imminent impact these policy changes have on low-income people and communities. The choices that states make will have monumental consequences on the ability of their residents to grow and learn, work, care for loved ones, and live in dignity.

At the inaugural Shriver Summit, advocates, community organizers, and funders gathered to examine the future of justice for workers, families, and communities across the country. 

Read more in our new report, The Future of Justice. 

Opening Plenary with Dorian Warren, President, Center for Community Change Action


The Future of Fair Workplaces


State Fiscal Policy


Lunch Plenary with Lisa Marsh Ryerson, President, AARP Foundation


 

Event Sponsors

Summit Supporter

  • AARP Foundation

Summit Panel Supporters

  • Joyce Foundation
  • The Annie E. Casey Foundation
  • Chicago Foundation for Women

Summit Workshop Supporter

    • Woods Fund Chicago

Summit Issue Supporter

    • W. Clement and Jesse V. Stone Foundation

Official Airline


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Dinners

Sargent Shriver famously and frequently posed two questions to everyone from his closest friends to his newest acquaintance: "What have you done today to make this a better world? What will you do tomorrow?"

In celebration of our 50th year, the Shriver Center hopes to spark broadened conversation about poverty and inequality through Justice Dinners to be held across the country.

Sponsor

Connect. Engage. Act.

Justice Dinners are an opportunity for Shriver Center ambassadors, friends, and supporters to gather for intimate and engaging conversations on poverty, racial justice, and policy solutions that can be implemented at the federal, state, and local level.

Hosted by Shriver Center supporters, the 50 Justice Dinners to be held across the country in 2017 will generate ideas, expand networks, and enlist allies for justice and opportunity.

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