Chattanooga Hamilton County NAACP Meets Tuesday

Monday, June 16, 2014

The Chattanooga Hamilton County NAACP will hold their General Membership Meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Glenwood Recreation Center.   

They will discuss outcomes of the Criminal Justice Seminar which includes a presentation by the Tennessee Commission on Youth and Children as they detail the mission and purpose of the State of Tennessee Disproportionate Minority Confinement Task Force.  

The State of Tennessee Disproportionate Minority Confinement Task Force is a statewide task force sponsored by the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth that consists of concerned citizens from across the state who come together quarterly.  

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