Events

Mon, Sep 24, 2018
07:00 PM

126 College Ave, Multi-Purpose Room A, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, United States Rutgers University College Avenue Student Center
New Brunswick, NJ

1844 No More: Restoring Voting Rights to People with Criminal Convictions

Please join us for a community forum on restoring the right to vote to people in prison, on parole, and on probation featuring advocates who are currently denied the right to vote.  

Mon, Sep 24, 2018
07:00 PM

123 E Cliff St, Somerville , NJ 08876, United States Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Somerset Hills
Somerville , NJ

James Williams: The School-to-Prison Pipeline

James Williams, Institute Youth Justice Field Organizer, will present on the school-to-prison pipeline at a forum hosted by the Central Jersey Community Coalition. The forum will focus on education...

Wed, Sep 26, 2018
10:00 AM

School of Business , 2000 Pennington Rd. , Ewing , NJ 07764, United States The College of New Jersey
Ewing , NJ

Statewide Social Justice Coalition Meeting

Please join us to learn about how you can become involved in the Institute's campaigns to close youth prisons, eliminate the racial wealth gap, and restore voting rights to people with convictions....

Tue, Oct 02, 2018
12:00 PM

401 W Pratt St, Baltimore , MD 21201, United States Hilton Baltimore
Baltimore , MD

Ryan Haygood Speaking at the Philadelphia Federal Reserve

Institute President and CEO Ryan Haygood will speak at Reinventing Our Communities: Investing in Opportunity on the panel, Poverty to Prosperity: Transformation in America’s Rural and Urban Economi...

Fri, Oct 19, 2018
08:00 AM

School of Business , 2000 Pennington Rd. , Ewing Township , NJ 08618, United States The College of New Jersey
Ewing Township , NJ

College and University Social Justice Coalition Meeting

Please join us for the second convening of the College and University Social Justice Coalition. 

Sat, Oct 27, 2018
12:00 PM

231-251 Seymour Ave, Newark, NJ 07108, United States Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church
Newark, NJ

Rally for the 94%

Ninety-four percent of Black voters cast their ballots for Governor Phil Murphy in 2017. Without this support from the Black community, it is unlikely that Phil Murphy would be New Jersey's governo...

The Institute for Social Justice seeks to empower urban residents of color to realize and achieve their full potential. Hosting, participating and supporting community events brings us closer to achieving this mission. Below is a listing of upcoming events. For information on past events, please click here.