Programming Change

Organization: Parents for Peace and Justice

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  • Headquarters: Chicago, IL

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When Elizabeth Ramirez lost her son to senseless violence, she cried out for help. Robert Torres, a neighbor and local businessman, answered the call and together they founded Parents for Peace and Justice.

Parents for Peace and Justice is a grassroots community nonprofit on Chicago’s west side. They offer programs that prevent violence, help people affected by violence, and seek justice for victims of violence.

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    Raised more money in the month after Small Forces the release than in the previous 6 years