7:00 – 7:30AM Breakfast
A light breakfast and boxed lunches will be available for attendees en route to Springfield.
The group leaves for Springfield.
11:00 – 11:30AM ARRIVE IN SPRINGFIELD
Participants will meet in the rotunda of the Illinois State Capitol building (401 S 2nd St, Springfield, IL) upon arrival for a brief orientation.
11:00AM – 2:30PM MEET WITH LEGISLATORS
Working in small teams, participants will seek out and educate legislators on issues relating to criminal justice reform. Fact sheets and other materials will be provided.
3:00PM REGROUP AND DEBRIEF
Participants will reconvene to share their experiences.
3:15PM DEPART SPRINGFIELD
Advocacy day concludes as the group returns back to Chicagoland.