Christine Trinkl Dougherty contributed to the effort of several advocacy groups to bring about changes to court rules regarding the health of children in fostecare. Under the new Pennsylvania Juvenile Court Rules and Amendments, effective July 1, 2011, the court must ensure that the dependent child’s health care and disability needs are identified, monitored, and addressed, and that dependent children with disabilities are receiving necessary accommodations.
Danielle Sered presented her Common Justice work at the National Center for Victims of Crime Conference in Washington, D.C. and participated in a dialogue with audience of the New York premier screening and discussion of the documentary, Concrete, Steel & Paint.
Stoneleigh Foundation welcomes Esther Cajuste, Kacey-Ann Mordecai, and Stephen St. Vincent, the 2011 Emerging Leader Fellows who will be working with non-profit organizations in Philadelphia; and Roberta McCann, Joelle Ruben, and Justine Taylor who will be based in Harrisburg.
John C. Haas, retired Chairman of Rohm and Haas Company, founder of Stoneleigh Foundation, and a tireless champion of community service both regionally and nationally, died Saturday, April 2 at age 92.