The Judge presiding in the case of two former members has set the trial to begin Jan. 7. Damon Adams will have to appear for another hearing on Nov. 16, where the District Attorney's Office will turn over trial transcripts from the case involving the mother and grandmother of Marcella Pierce.
Members are encouraged to join our sisters and brothers at District Council 1707 in their fight against child care cuts. Parents, children and workers will rally Thursday, June 7 at Afro-American Parents Day Care Center # 2, at 112-06 Sutphin Blvd, Jamaica, NY at 11 a.m.
New York Daily News columnist Juan Gonzalez has hit another home run with his coverage of the Governor's Medicaid Redesign Team's proposal to eliminate CASA.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2012-2013 academic year for the Committee of Concerned Social Workers Scholarship and the Sol Gorelick Scholarship. The one-time grants—$2,500 this year—have been awarded to more than 75 members through the years.