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Posted by on Oct 23, 2014

October 23, 2014 Dear Executive Director Dorothy Johnson – Speight, Dr. Anita Rogers, Khadijah Spain, Pam Yaller, and all who are part of Mothers in Charge,   It is my...

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Posted by on Oct 23, 2014

Presented by: Mothers In Charge & Ready Willing and Able Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:30pm – 10:00pm THE LET OUT 1621 Cecil B. Moore Ave Donation $15 at the door Donations...

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From Dorothy's Desk

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014

I invite you to support a new Mothers in Charge pilot program Women Working For A Change (WW4C). This program will provide on the job training and support to women returning from...

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Posted by on Dec 19, 2012

by Dorothy Johnson-Speight, MHS, LPC. From Faces of Courage My son Khaaliq was my firstborn, my only son. As a parent I wanted him to have the best. I wanted him to be a productive...

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View 2014 National Conference Video

Check out our video links to view highlights of our very successful 2nd annual Cost of Violence conference. Video links are available on our YouTube Channel here. And HERE are a few more clips from the...

2014 National Conference

Register now for the 2014 Second Annual Conference: The Cost of Pain.
May 12-14, 2014. Register at

Advocating for Common Sense Gun Laws

On Saturday, November 16, 2013, Ms. Dorothy Johnson-Speight will be one of the featured speakers at the Stefan Presser Memorial Social Justice Shabbat 2013: “Advocating for Common Sense Gun Laws!” This event will be held at the Germantown Jewish Centre: 400 West Ellet Street, Philadelphia, PA  19119. Ms. Johnson-Speight will be joined by Dr. Cheryl...