2019 Pretrial, Probation, & Parole Supervision Week
CELEBRATE JUL 21-27, 2019
Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week (PPPS Week) is an annual celebration intended to raise awareness about the amazing work that community corrections professionals do every day. This year, VCCJA invites you to celebrate the incredible community corrections professionals that work to change lives and provide a safer community every day.
Join VCCJA to celebrate your employees, co-workers, and your supervisors. Whether you intend on planning a large celebration or something as simple as coffee and doughnuts, acknowledging and showing appreciation for the hard work that is put in each and every day by community corrections employees is our goal!
VCCJA will also be having 2 contests this year to celebrate PPPS Week:
VIDEO SUBMISSION CONTEST: VCCJA wants to see how your organization celebrates PPPS week! If your organization is doing something to celebrate, we want you to submit a video of your festivities for a chance to win an amazing prize. The video can include any of your activities, and how your agency celebrates your employees and all of their hard work! The rules for video submissions are as follows: Video must be submitted in .mov or .mp4 format; Video must be no longer than about (2) minutes; All video editing must be done by the organization submitting the video; Content of the video must show your organization celebrating PPPS Week, general organization promotional videos will not qualify. VCCJA will be posting all of the videos on our Facebook page for the public to vote for the best video with “likes”. The video with the most likes will receive their choice of five (5) FREE one-year memberships ($125.00 Value) or one (1) FREE registration for Training Conference.
EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: VCCJA wants to celebrate hard-working Probation and Pretrial Services employees throughout Virginia! If you think someone from your organization has been doing a great job, going above and beyond, and deserves to be recognized for their hard work, give them the spotlight! Please submit the following: Name and title of your nominee, approximately 200 words describing why you think they deserve to be spotlighted (please send in Word Doc or PDF). VCCJA will post one deserving candidate each month on the VCCJA website and Instagram! Each person chosen will receive one-year individual membership ($25.00 Value). All nominations will be taken during PPPS week July 21-27, 2019.
All nominations for contests can be submitted to : Amanda Griffith, PR Committee Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org