Here is the agenda for the meeting:
- Introduction of guests and elected officials
- Association Business & Treasurer’s report
- Guest Speaker: Sheila Hawk: Project Safe Neighborhoods
- Guest speaker: Rebekah Cohen Morris: Center for Pan Asian Community Services
- Community Open forum
Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) is a national initiative by the United States Department of Justice to reduce gun violence in the United States. The project is a partnership designed to develop, implement, and evaluate data-driven violence reduction strategies in communities, and improve the long-term prevention of gun violence. Project Safe Neighborhoods was established in 2001 through support from President George W. Bush.
Center for Pan Asian Community Services (CPACS) is a private nonprofit located in Atlanta, Georgia. Their mission is to promote self-sufficiency and equity for immigrants, refugees, and the underprivileged through comprehensive health and social services, capacity building, and advocacy.
For more information or to join DECA, visit their website at www.decaonline.org