WPA Participates in "Environmental Justice in Newark & Globally Discussion"-01/11/2022
Wynnie-Fred Victor Hinds, Executive Director of the Weequahic Park Association is one of the Panelists, along with Cynthia Mellon, Policy Consultant for the Climate Justice Alliance, for a discussion on Environmental Justice, occurring on January 11th from 7:00PM-9:00PM. Mellon and Victor-Hinds are also Co-Chairs of the City of Newark Environmental Commission.
The discussion is "a joint initiative of The Wei LLC’s EJ Chat Series,
Diversity United and Ahavas Sholom Jewish Congregation on ways that residents of Newark, New Jersey and communities around the globe are being impacted by environmental justice issues which affect their health, lifestyles and economic well-being". For more information and to register: TheWei.com
"DIVERSITY UNITED is a year-long program of outreach to people of all faiths, ethnicities, and races in Newark and the surrounding suburban communities, to discuss an anti-racist agenda and create a tangible platform to work collectively toward a just society."
The Programs are hosted monthly by Ahavas Sholom.