• Stories for Peace and Justice

    In partnership with Parents for Peace and Justice, Small Forces is sharing the stories of eight mothers who lost children to gun violence in Chicagoland.

    Select a card to view their messages.

  • Mother:

    Marketa Hunter

    Cornelius
    01.17.2015
  • Mother:

    Corniki Bornds

    Fontaine "BJ"
    04.11.2017
  • Mother:

    Darlene Velazquez

    Hector
    07.02.2016
  • Mother:

    Vicky Roque

    Josue
    11.01.2018
  • Mother:

    Genie Hernandez

    Lino
    05.25.2012
  • Mother:

    Elizabeth Ramirez

    Dee Jay
    10.23.2011
  • Mother:

    Yolanda Jordan

    Cedric
    10.04.2004
  • Mother:

    Marsha Lee

    Tommy
    08.13.2008
  • Parents for Peace and Justice provides mental health services for family members of children lost to violence, and community programs to promote peace. Learn More