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ICARE House Meetings

Come, learn more about ICARE and how you can become a Justice Ministry Network member.  Help to change systems of injustice in Jacksonville! September 30th: 12:15pm, Fletcher Room — Lois Hoeft, facilitator () October 7th: 12:15pm, Anthony Room —  Meg Rohal, facilitator () October 12th: 6:00pm, Brian Lapinski’s farm, 9355 Old Plank Rd, 32220 — Brian Lapinski, facilitator () Let us know which meeting you can attend.

Show up for Justice in Jacksonville!

The ICARE (Interfaith Coalition for Action, Reconciliation and Empowerment) Nehemiah Assembly: Monday, April 23 at 7pm (Registration begins at 6:15) Abyssinia Baptist Church 10325 Interstate Drive, 32218 The bus from UUCJ will leave at 5:45 PM. Sign up with Lois Hoeft at Social Hour or or 904-477-8320.

Action with Sheriff Williams to Recoup $600,000 in Funding for JREC

ICARE was instrumental in recently compelling Sheriff Williams to secure increased funding to the Jacksonville Re-Entry Center (JREC), a program with a proven track record of successfully assisting ex-offenders in returning to their communities. Although we succeeded in increasing funding to JREC to $1.5 million, JSO lost $600,000 of that annual funding. We will be asking Sheriff Williams to commit to recoup the full $1.5 million JREC budget by 2019. We will ask for this commitment on Tuesday, January 23rd,…

Justice Sunday

Jan. 14 is Justice Sunday!  On that day ICARE Justice Ministry Network members from UUCJ will be commissioned.  This is the group who will keep you informed of ICARE progress and promote attendance at the Annual Nehemiah Assembly on April 23.  Let’s support their efforts.

ICARE Community Problems Assembly

Nov. 14 at Christ the King Catholic Church, 720 Arlington Rd. N, at 7 PM ICARE gets results!  Be a part of justice in Jacksonville! All Justice Ministry Network members are expected to be there.  Anyone interested in the efforts of ICARE is invited. All JMNs will be voting on a new problem to be addressed this year. Contact Lois Hoeft or 904-477-8320 for more information.

ICARE House Meeting Schedule

The Interfaith Coalition for Action, Rehabilitation and Empowerment (ICARE) begins each year listening to member’s concerns. There is still time to participate. Plan now to attend one of these meetings. Saturday, OCTOBER 7, 12:30 PM – Lois Hoeft at her home –   904-477-8320 Sunday OCTOBER 15, 12:15 PM – Meg Rohal at church –      904-403-6982

ICARE House Meeting Schedule

The Interfaith Coalition for Action, Rehabilitation and Empowerment (ICARE) begins each year listening to member’s concerns. Plan to attend one of the following: Friday, SEPT. 22, 6:30 PM – Brian Lapinski at his home    904-525-3309 Sunday, OCTOBER 1, 12:15 PM – Liz Lippincott at church –     904-571-6357 Saturday, OCTOBER 7, 12:30 PM – Lois Hoeft at her home –   904-477-8320 Sunday, OCTOBER 15, 12:15 PM – Meg Rohal at church –      904-403-6982

ICARE Celebration

ICARE Justice Ministry Network members: The Celebration, the final event of the year is Tuesday, May 9 @ Woodlawn Presbyterian Church. Food served at 6pm. Meeting begins at 7pm. Tickets will be available April 30 and May 7 at church. Let Lois Hoeft (477-8320 or ) know if you want to carpool from the church at 5:20 PM.

ICARE Nehemiah Assembly

Abyssinia Baptist Church Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm ICARE will gather over 1,750 people to address the opening of the Homeless Day Center, increased funding for the Jacksonville Reentry Center, Civil Citations to stop youth arrests and a wealth build strategy that will open a community owned grocery store in Northwest Jacksonville. A free event, we ask that you fill out a ticket when you attend.