Valley Justice Coalition

Events

13th Documentary at Simms

Come see the award-winning documentary, 13th at Lucy Simms on Wednesday, June 20th. Click here to add this event to your [...]

Fania Davis on Truth and Reconciliation for Harrisonburg

Fania Davis on Truth and Reconciliation Commissions in Harrisonburg and throughout the US Dr. Fania Davis is a leading national and global voice calling [...]

Concert: Stories and Songs of Incarceration

Gemeinshaft Home residents along with Harrisonburg-area and JMU student and faculty musicians will share stories and songs written in a collaborative [...]

Lynching in Virginia Events

Dr. Gianluca De Fazio, Assistant Professor of Justice Studies at JMU, has done extensive work to research and document the history of lynchings in [...]

Free Movement Conference

We're taking a bus down to the Free Movement Conference on March 23-25 Contact us if you are interested in participating and we can help coordinate [...]

Harrisonburg Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2018

We are excited to share a number of events that have been planned for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2018 in Harrisonburg. [...]

Justice Planner Event

As a criminal justice planner for Thomas Jefferson Planning District, Neal Goodloe has demonstrated the value of this position and brought significant [...]

Jason Gerlach on the Carceral State and the Christian Church

Jason Gerlach, who leads bible studies at our local jail, has been studying under renowned womanist theologian Katie Cannon. On Tuesday, November 14th, [...]

Community Criminal Justice Days

Community Criminal Justice Days
  The Institute for Reform and Solutions and the Valley Justice Coalition are hosting Community Criminal Justice Days, on October 18 and 19, 2017 at [...]

Mass Incarceration Dialogue

James Madison University is hosting a public dialogue on the social, political, and economic factors contributing to mass incarceration in the United States. [...]