Urgency of Now (RuON)
Urgency of Now, or RuON, takes place annually to address the concerns about increased violence among youth and young adults, with an emphasis on black males ages 15 – 24.
This event brings together key local and regional leaders in an effort to engage the community in dialogue, gain feedback and provide an opportunity to collaborate on action-oriented strategies for reducing violence.
Youth Violence Prevention Week
The 2020 Urgency of Now event kicks-off Hampton’s first Youth Violence Prevention Week on Monday, March 30, 2020.
- View the full list of events
All events and activities are free but you must register for this all events by visiting the following links:
- 2020 Urgency of Now, Encourage, Engage, Empower: The Millennial Message - Evening
Date: Monday, March 30, 2020, 6 - 8 p.m.
RSVP link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-urgency-of-now-encourage-engage-empower-the-millennial-message-tickets-94258219873
- 2020 Urgency of Now, Encourage, Engage, Empower: The Millennial Message - Daytime
Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
RSVP link: https://hamptonmarketing.wufoo.com/forms/m1g0cg8v10m5ww6
Seating is limited
- Youth Violence Prevention Week activities registration link: https://hamptonmarketing.wufoo.com/forms/m18qdkew0x0fv3m/
The Urgency of Now is sponsored by the Office of Youth and Young Adult Opportunities and Cities United. For more information about how to get involved or volunteer, contact Program Manager email Synethia White or 757-727-2730.
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