American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi Foundation, Inc.
Jackson, Mississippi, United States
Address excessive discipline in schools and disparate punishment of young men of color by assessing current practices and developing a statewide model of fair school discipline practices fostering conditions for success
Foster reconciliation, promote healing and illuminate a common path forward by providing programming about the heroic African American freedom struggle through Mississippi's first state-funded civil rights museum
Identify and address individual and environmental factors that create negative school climates and influence the success of young men of color through research, community engagement and local institutional policy change