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In local communities across Florida, humanities-rich programming is making a lasting impact in the hearts and minds of Sunshine State residents and visitors alike. Florida Humanities is proud to partner with local community champions to bring you high-quality public programming through Community Project Grants, Florida Talks, Museum on Main Street, and more.

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Proactive & Intentional Community & Police Engagement

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Miami Center for Racial Justice is hosting “#ItStartsWithMeMiami,” a community form and workshop to bring together the community and law enforcement for meaningful conversation. This program focuses on the power of finding solutions to the concerns between the community & police through proactive and intentional interaction with a historical context in addition to recruitment for careers in policing. Historical storytelling combined with personal testimonies often provide more insight and understanding for the many experiences of members in a community.

This program is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with the Gulfport Public Library.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

September 23 @ 6:00 pm -
September 23 @ 9:00 pm

Other

Presenter Information:
Dr Tameka Hobbs, Associate Provost, FMU; Dr Marvin Dunn, Professor Emeritus, FIU
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
In-person

Event Contact:

Glendon Hall
Phone:
(305) 331-5402
Email:
Glendonhall@gmail.com

Event Venue:

Smith Conference Center
Phone:
(305) 331-5402

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