WE CAN BE THE CHANGE: Working to End Violence in Our City

Please join us on February 18 for a poetry reading and community dialogue, featuring Free Minds Poet Ambassadors, Leon Harris of ABC News, and other special guests! Space is limited, so get your ticket today!
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Giving Tuesday

Will’s Story

“Being a better man makes me a better father…I don’t want to let him down. I want to show him what I think a father is—someone who you can trust, someone who is there for you. I’m always going to be there.”

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“My Story” by Sergio

“From then on, whenever the cell doors closed for the night, I’d start writing. And the crazy thing was, I was in jail, but when I was writing, I felt safer than I ever felt at home.”

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Charlie’s Story

“All that playin’ tag and swingin’ on the swing set? All that just faded away. They call it ‘jumping off the porch.’ In the streets, they didn’t care about my clothes. They was more into me. That’s where I got my love from—the streets.”

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