"I was naked and you gave me clothing, I was sick and you took care of me, I was in prison and you visited me.” Matthew 25:36
Join Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Great Lakes and Center for Community Justice for this week-long learning tour focusing on the challenges and complexities of the U.S. criminal justice system. Based in Goshen, Ind., the tour will include day trips to Elkhart, Peru and Kokomo.
Participants will journey from the local community level through the criminal justice system, learning about law enforcement, sentencing, incarceration and re-entry.
All who are interested in learning about disparities in the justice system, including those working in or seeking to develop a prison/re-entry ministry, are welcome.
The trip is limited to 12 participants. The cost is $350 per person, which includes lodging, onsite travel, meals, tour activities and honorariums. Lodging will be provided on the campus of Goshen College, 1700 South Main Street, Goshen IN 46526.
For questions, contact Cyneatha Millsaps, MCC Great Lakes Program Director, at 574-534-4133 or CyneathaMillsaps@mcc.org.