CLIA develops young people to be leaders by connecting them to opportunities to amplify their voices, cultivate their skills, and actively participate in the process of positive community change.

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Apply to be our Youth Advisory Council Coordinator! CLIA’s Youth Advisory Council Coordinator is responsible for managing, training and mentoring the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Juvenile Justice Strategy Group (JJSG) Youth Advisory Council, a group of 10-12 young adults from around the United States and currently or formerly involved in the juvenile justice system who work to inform and support the JJSG’s juvenile justice reform efforts.

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Learn about our work:

Just Kids Campaign

CLIA leads the Just Kids Campaign, a statewide advocacy campaign working to stop the automatic prosecution of youth as adults in Maryland.

Law & Leadership Academy

CLIA’s Law & Leadership Academy introduces Baltimore City students to law and policy while teaching them to be critical thinkers, problem-solvers, active citizens and community leaders.

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