Peace Circles for West Humboldt Park

Restorative JusticeBlocks Together youth members have been working this summer to promote alternative ways to address violence.

 

On July 29th the youth members will conduct a peace circle for other youth and community members. The youth circle will be at noon at the Daley library at 733 N. Kedzie, and the community circle will be at 6pm at the Nia Center, 744 N. Monticello. These circles are designed to show others how to use restorative justice to prevent conflict and escalated violence. Please RSVP at blockstogether@gmail.com.

Torrence Shorter – Gone But Not ForgottenJuly 19, 2014

Torrence Shorter

The BT family and friends will be celebrating the Life and Legacy of Torrence Frank Shorter.

 

Come join us on July 25, 2014 at 3455 W. North Avenue The celebration begins at 7:00 p.m. till 1:00 a.m.

A $10.00 donation includes a plate of food and lots of dancing and sharing great memories. All funds donated will go to support his children’s educational expenses.

We will have several raffles and a cash bar.

Come through and Turn Up for Torrence!!!!

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Peace Circles for West Humboldt Park

Restorative JusticeBlocks Together youth members have been working this summer to promote alternative ways to address violence.

 

On July 29th the youth members will conduct a peace circle for other youth and community members. The youth circle will be at noon at the Daley library at 733 N. Kedzie, and the community circle will be at 6pm at the Nia Center, 744 N. Monticello. These circles are designed to show others how to use restorative justice to prevent conflict and escalated violence. Please RSVP at blockstogether@gmail.com.

Torrence Shorter – Gone But Not Forgotten

Torrence Shorter

The BT family and friends will be celebrating the Life and Legacy of Torrence Frank Shorter.

 

Come join us on July 25, 2014 at 3455 W. North Avenue The celebration begins at 7:00 p.m. till 1:00 a.m.

A $10.00 donation includes a plate of food and lots of dancing and sharing great memories. All funds donated will go to support his children’s educational expenses.

We will have several raffles and a cash bar.

Come through and Turn Up for Torrence!!!!

Join Blocks Together Economic Justice Committee

On July 24, 2014 @ Blocks Together – 3455 W. North Ave. 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Blocks Together will be hosting a Peoples Budget meeting for residents living in the Central Park/Chicago TIF in deciding how $2 million dollars from the TIF will be used.

Join one of the 4 working committees:

Affordable Housing

Job Training

Public Works

Small Business

Help come up with a project that will benefit our community.

For more information call Blocks Together at 773-276-2194 ext. 2002.

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