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Festival of Hope
April 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
The one-day event is hosted by Delaware’s Hope Commission and Reach Gospel Radio in honor of Second Chances Month – a nationwide effort to raise awareness around the repercussions of criminal convictions and unearthing second-chance opportunities for those re-entering society.
The event will offer:
• A job fair hosted by Shoprite, which will be extending hiring opportunities for attendees in search of work
• An expungement clinic co-sponsored by REFORM Alliance
• A community partners exhibit which will include mentoring and tutoring, grief counseling, health and wellness resources, and a prayer ministry tent
• Massive giveaways of critical goods and supplies
• Music performances by radio personality/host and music artist, Dezzie
The event falls in tandem with the official debut of REFORM Alliance’s grant which will fully cover expungement fees of 100 community members in the area.