PSPC is a unique coalition of more than 40 foundations and funders, working together to battle the public health challenge that is gun violence.
With support from PSPC, community groups in Chicago’s hardest-hit neighborhoods have room to stem violence and its traumatic effects.
It will take years to end violence but Chicago’s community groups on the South and West Sides are working together to make an impact every day.
It was no ordinary graduation night at the South Shore Cultural Center. It was the Metropolitan Peace Academy's 4th Cohort Graduation.
“These gains are the result of a data-informed, collaborative strategy with Chicago’s police officers, community-based organizations and street outreach groups who
Chicago ended 2019 with 490 murders, according to the UChicago Crime Lab (final numbers will be determined after an FBI audit),