LIVE FREE Peacemaker Training Chicago
Topics covered will include violence interruption, street outreach, wraparound services, and organizing strategies for those seeking to mobilize funding and support for similar efforts in their own cities.
Friday June 24, 2022
through Saturday June 25, 2022
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (Central Standard Time)
APC Morgan Park
11401 S Vincennes Ave. Chicago, IL 60643 Get Directions
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We are excited to host our next Peacemaker Training in Chicago, IL on June 24-25. The training will be co-hosted by READI Chicago, one of the most respected organizations in the country doing community violence intervention as well as the powerful team at LIVE FREE Illinois.
Date/Time: June 24, 9:00am - 4:00pm and June 25, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Description: The training is appropriate for community organizers, violence interventionists, program directors, city and county officials, and other community leaders interested in developing a holistic vision of what violence intervention can look like in their cities. Topics covered will include violence interruption, street outreach, wraparound services, and organizing strategies for those seeking to mobilize funding and support for similar efforts in their own cities.
Costs: There is no cost for the training itself, but unless otherwise arranged, your organization is responsible for travel and lodging expenses. Lunch and a light breakfast will be provided on both training days.
Location: Training location is still being finalized – additional info to follow.
Hotel/Travel: Participants are in charge of booking their own lodging and travel. More information will follow regarding the closest airport (Midway or O’Hare) as well as some nearby hotels.
Registration: Space is limited, so please register by June 10th in order to secure a spot.