April 4th Revisited: Saving Lives Building Dreams! is the country's first national Town Hall Meeting on preventing violence affecting youth using a public health approach and advancing the vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Leaders within government, politics, health, entertainment, education, community and youth organizations, and the media will join together to transform what has traditionally been a day of mourning for the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. into a day that builds momentum to prevent violence affecting youth in the first place.
Join us Wednesday, April 4th at 12noon to 1pm (ET)/ 9am to 10am (PT) (Telebriefing)
Media Only: 888-795-0855
International Number: 630-395-0360
(Non Media: 1-888-447-7153, pass code 227380).
Learn more:Read the media advisory.
For Media Inquiries, please contact Sana Chehimi, Prevention Institute 510.681.3534.
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- Fact Sheet: Links Between Violence and Health Equity