Brownsville Anti-Violence Project

The Arts against Violence: Changing the Narrative of Brownsville community-wide project  at the Van Dyke Community Center on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 8pm, the Brownsville Anti-Violence Project (BAVP) and its’ advisory boards have planned a grand summer finale. Tatu from Xmental inc invited me to join in on the opportunity to help. Many kids … Continue reading Brownsville Anti-Violence Project

Hold the Ball

Last year 2012 there were 25 shooting and 6 deaths associated with summer basketball alone. In May 2013 organizations came together to form a think tank to address this dimension of gun violence. Some organizations became involved because they were inspired by personnel stories others said enough was enough, and others said let’s be about … Continue reading Hold the Ball

Come and Support the Cause Against Violence

"Hold The Ball"  7Days of Peace and empowerment at Potomac Park in Brooklyn The mission is to show other basketball park programs how to implement a plan to keep your parks safe and empower the community. The event will feature ongoing basketball games , positive rap, arts, fitness demonstration and sharing of information. On August 11th from 2pm-5pm,  XMENTAL … Continue reading Come and Support the Cause Against Violence