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Akeem Browder’s Story – How Much Does a Backpack Really Cost?

February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

On Sunday, February 25, 2024 from 3:00-5:00pm, the Racial Justice Committee of Temple Israel Center is proud to present:
“How Much Does a Backpack Really Cost?” a powerful presentation by Akeem Browder. Akeem Browder, president of the Kalief Browder Foundation, will share the story of his youngest brother, Kalief Browder (1993-2015)–a victim of wrongful imprisonment and carceral violence. 

You can register for the event here.
The event is co-sponsored by Bet Am Shalom Synagogue, Calvary Baptist Church of White Plains, Congregation Kol Ami, Westchester Jewish Council, Shareei Tikvah, Temple Israel Center, Westchester Jewish Center, in partnership with: The NY Jewish Coalition for Criminal Justice Reform and Westchester Jewish Council. 


February 25
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Racial Justice Committee of Temple Israel Center
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Temple Israel Center, White Plains
280 Old Mamaroneck Rd
White Plains, NY 10605 United States
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