10 am, Aug. 23. NCJW/Greater Detroit is offering an informational/training session in partnership with Voters Not Politicians (VNP), a nonpartisan, grassroots, citizen-led registered ballot committee. VNP is leading the charge to amend the Michigan Constitution by establishing an independent citizen commission. It would replace the drawing of voting maps by the state legislature for legislative and congressional districts. At NCJW office, 26400 Lahser, Suite 306, Southfield. www.ncjwgds.org or 248-355-3300, ext. 0.