September - The Latest From the Player's Coalition
Since 2017, the Players Coalition has worked to improve social justice and racial equality in our country by addressing systemic change at both the state and local levels in the areas of criminal justice reform, police and community relations, education, and economic advancement. If you would like to learn more about opportunities to support Players Coalition, please complete this questionnaire and the Players Coalition team will connect with you directly. Upcoming campaigns include:
National: Players Coalition is working with Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee to support a big push around H.R. 40 (Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act). Players will be participating in a virtual press conference as part of the campaign.
September 21: Players Coalition, in partnership with Cafe Momentum, will host a virtual dinner with impacted youth to discuss the power of perseverance, opportunity and transformation.
Maryland: Players Coalition will support a Police Free Schools (PFS) campaign in Maryland that will launch in late September, with activation touch points continuing through March 2021.
California: Players Coalition will host a #CoalitionConversations virtual forum to educate California players, coaches, leagues, community, and the general public on CA legislative priorities on the November 2020 ballot.
Florida: Players Coalition will host a Voting Rights Restoration Listen & Learn to understand voter suppression and voting rights restoration.
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