FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 48 Wednesday,
March 9, 2011, 8:09 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
City Mentoring Program
The Birmingham Police Department is pleased to announce that Birmingham Police Chief A.C.
Roper, The Dannon Project and Birmingham Weed and Seed has joined together to help create a mentoring program
for ex-offenders. The program will focus on non-violent offenders and provide participants with a consistent
mentor contact that is experienced, caring, and non-judgmental.
The program is seeking men and women mentors 21 years of age or older that are willing to
make a commitment to make a difference. An information session will take place from 8:30 a.m. until
on Saturday, March 12, 2011. The meeting location is the Birmingham Museum of Art.
For additional information on this program, contact The Dannon Project at (205) 202-4072
or Birmingham Weed and Seed at (205) 297-8016.