A local organization is helping the future of tomorrow

Published 02/08 2014 05:30PM

Updated 02/08 2014 05:34PM

A local organization hosts a special event in hopes of brightening the future of tomorrow

This morning the Robinson Foundation held the first ever Children of Incarcerated Parents Symposium in Shreveport.

The theme - 'Building Bridges of Promising Youth and families Hope'

Organizers says this event will create a network of community involvement helping to address some of the major concerns that impede the children's ability to grow and have healthy child development

The purpose of todays event was to help alleviate the sense of shame and isolation felt by children of prisoners and to support their resiliency.

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