violence prevention Archives

  • On April 10, 2015, the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center, in collaboration with Common Justice and Achievement First, hosted a conference titled, “Paving The Way to Healing and Recovery: Conversations with Young Men of Color Who Survive Violence.” This conference was the first of it’s kind, focusing specifically on addressing violence on young men of […]

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  • The Brooklyn Crown Heights Houses of Worship will gather together in unity to pray for peace and the end of gun violence in our community. “Prayer Changes Things” Event October 16th 2012 @ 6PM Bible Faith Ministry 1368 St Johns Place Join us as we pray together for CHANGE

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  • Tonight at 6pm, Save Our Streets Crown Heights (S.O.S.) will hold a grassroots shooting response at Eastern Parkway and Schenectady Avenue. This will be a chance for the community to take ownership in demonstrating that shootings and killings are not acceptable in Crown Heights, and that too many residents have suffered though the loss of […]

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  • This Sunday the Malcom X Grassroots Movement and the Crystal House Project are sponsoring Malcom X Fest from 12pm-5pm at 89 Crystal St. in Brooklyn. Activities will include Self Defense/Anti Police Brutality Training, t-shirt making workshops, children’s activities, and DJ Asere mixing Malcom X speeches and hip-hop all day. Bring a potluck dish to share […]

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