#ClemencyNOW: Hope for the Holidays


Our #ClemencyNOW campaign will bring clemency recipients and impacted families to DC on November 14-15, 2016 for two days of advocacy and solidarity. 

Monday, November 14 -  6:00 - 7:30 P.M.

White House Candlelight Vigil

Who: Van Jones, Co-founder of #cut50, Brittany Byrd, #ClemencyNOW Campaign Director, Families with loved ones awaiting Clemency, Clemency recipients and other leaders

When: November 14th, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Where: 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20500

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Tuesday, November 15 - 11:00 A.M.

Press Conference and Delivery of Change.org Clemency Petitions


Who: Van Jones, Brittany Byrd, #ClemencyNOW Campaign Director, families with loved ones awaiting clemency, and clemency recipients

When: November 15th, 11:00am

Where: 1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW # 300, Washington, DC 20004

Please email info@cut50.org with questions


Tuesday, November 15 - 1:00 - 3:00 P.M.

What: Telling Our Stories: A discussion with clemency recipients and the families of incarcerated people about how digital storytelling helped them find hope and support.

Who:  Jon Perri, Associate Campaigns Director, Change.org, Brittany Byrd, Attorney and #ClemencyNOW Campaign Director, Amy Povah, CAN-DO Foundation and clemency recipient, Sharanda Jones, clemency recipient, Jason Hernandez, clemency recipient, Ebony Underwood, change.org petition starter.

When: November 15th, 1:00pm

Where: Change.org 415 7th Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Limited Capacity: RSVP HERE

Tuesday, November 15 - 7:00 P.M.

Hope for the Holidays at Google


Who: Former Attorney General Eric Holder, Van Jones, clemency recipients, families seeking clemencies for loved ones, #ClemencyNOW Campaign Director Brittany Byrd, #cut50 National Director Jessica Jackson Sloan.

When: 7:00pm

Where: Google HQ in Washington, DC at 25 Massachusetts Ave NW #900, Washington, DC 20001

THIS EVENT IS INVITE ONLY: Please email info@cut50.org with questions



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