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405, 2020

ADVANCE PEACE Street Outreach Work at the Intersection of COVID-19 in Vulnerable Communities

May 4th, 2020|Challenges, Inspiration|

Greetings Advance Peace Partners, I hope that this finds you and your family well. I wanted to share a few things about how street outreach work designed for and directed at violence prevention and intervention within our most impacted communities is filling the COVID-19 response gap in under resourced neighborhoods. Trained, developed and appropriately resourced, Street Outreach Teams can be

105, 2017

Why Advance Peace and the Peacemaker Fellowship?

May 1st, 2017|Challenges|

“To the extent that human needs are not satisfied, human dysfunction will occur, and, in order to remedy the human dysfunction, activity must developed and structured so as to be responsive to the unmet needs” —unknown Advance Peace is a very practical approach to disrupting gun violence in American urban neighborhoods. Advance Peace effectively equips those at the center of

1104, 2017

Staying Clean in a Mud Puddle

April 11th, 2017|Challenges, Success Stories|

“Those closest to the problem are closest to the solution, but furthest from resources and power.” —Glenn E. Martin, JustLeadershipUSA Our Peacemaker Fellowship in Richmond California has contributed to a 71% reduction in firearm assaults causing injury or death in 2016, the lowest since the Fellowship was launched in June 2010. After the conclusion of our fourth 18-month Fellowship cohort