Marlen Bodden To Be Honored By Carver Foundation

Marlen Bodden, a Staff Attorney in the Criminal Practice's Special Litigation Unit, will be honored by the Carver Foundation with the 2015 Child of America Award on May 8. Bodden is also the author of The Wedding Gift.

The Carver Foundation was founded in 1938 to provide social services to Black people in Connecticut who were part of the Great Migration from the South. Today it provides services to mainly Black and Latino children who live in disadvantaged neighborhoods. The kids are pre-K to beyond college.