The LOHM

The Ladies of Hope Ministries

"For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease."

~ Job 14:7


Real Women Real Voices "Where the People Meet the Policy"
Apr
22
5:00 pm17:00

Real Women Real Voices "Where the People Meet the Policy"

  • American University Washington College of Law

The Real Women Real Voices "Where the People Meet the Policy" groundbreaking symposium.  This is discussion highlighting the issues and concerns that affect currently and formerly incarcerated women.  The panels will feature currently and formerly incarcerated women discussing the affects of incarceration and the carceral state on themselves, their children and communities. 

The event is sponsored by American University Washington College of LawProject on Addressing Prison RapeThe Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law, Women and Law ProgramJournal of Gender, Social Policy & LawAMPLIFI Inc.The W.I.R.E.Operation RestorationHaydee Lee MediaCAN-DO FoundationFamilies for Justice As Healing and The National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls

Real Women... Real Voices Symposium at Columbia University
Feb
26
4:00 pm16:00

Real Women... Real Voices Symposium at Columbia University

  • Columbia Law School

The Real Women... Real Voices symposium is a groundbreaking discussion that will highlight the issues and concerns that impact incarcerated women.  The two-part panel will feature currently incarcerated women and formerly incarcerated women discussing the impact of incarceration on not only their lives, but also their children and families and the necessity for the advancement of policy around women in incarceration.

This is a pre-launch event leading up to the 2016 Beyond the Bars Conference.

National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls
Jan
30
11:00 am11:00

National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls

  • Second Baptist Church

Join us for the New Jersey Organizing Meeting Hosted By

WOMEN WHO NEVER GIVE UP

 

Our mission is to ensure that no policies, laws, practices, organizing and services can be made about women and girls who are or were incarcerated without including our voices and ideas.  Through support, awareness and advocacy, The Council is committed to collectively building a new and just system grounded in human rights.

 "NOTHING ABOUT US, WITHOUT US"

 

 

 

 

"For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease."

~Job 14:7