Source: Alex Subers / REFORM Alliance
This past weekend (September 30), REFORM Alliance hosted its first Casino Night Event at Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, raising $24 million for criminal justice reform. Click inside to check out photos from the star-studded event!
Hosted by REFORM co-chairs Michael Rubin, Meek Mill, founding partner Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter,and emceed by Kevin Hart, the invite-only, black-tie event supported the work of REFORM Alliance, which works to transform the nation’s supervision system for nearly 4 million people on probation or parole into one that creates pathways to work and wellbeing, rather than a revolving door back to prison.
More than 250 VIPs descended upon Atlantic City for the night to hear about the incredible impact REFORM has had on communities since its founding 4+ years ago, including the stories of people impacted by broken probation and parole policies and those who have benefitted from the bipartisan laws REFORM has passed throughout the country. Three individuals impacted by the supervision system were in attendance: Pam Sedia, James Severe, and Marcella Soto, whose stories were shared via video at the event.
As part of the festivities, guests participated in a blackjack tournament, dinner program and live...