Faith-based leaders Archives

  • On Dec. 7th, Save Our Streets Clergy Organizer Kevin Jones organized the 2nd Annual Night of Remembrance for families who lost victims to gun violence. Over seventy attendees poured into the Bethany Community Center for a night of healing. There was one group session for the adults where the attendees openly shared their experiences and […]

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  • On June 3rd, The Save Our Streets Clergy Action Network (S.O.S. C.A.N.) hosted the summer Strategy Breakfast at The Bethany U.M.C. at 1204 St. Johns Place. Over thirty people were in attendance. The highlight of the day was Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo who shared with the audience and held an hour long Q & A session. […]

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  • On April 1st the Save Our Streets Clergy Action Network (S.O.S. C.A.N.)  led by Rev. Kevin Jones sponsored the film showing of “The Interrupters.” This movie chronicles the daily activities of the original Cure Violence site in Chicago, allowing the clergy and community to further see and understand the work of the S.O.S. Outreach Team in Crown […]

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  •   On Saturday, S.O.S. C.A.N. will host “MY REALITY,” a free brunch and opportunity to listen to the realities that youth face today. Rev. Kevin Jones shares his vision for the event with us: Today’s youth, especially in communities of color, have so much to contend with. With poor schools, joblessness, gun violence, police shootings, […]

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