1000 MOTHERS to Prevent Violence

1000 Mothers to Prevent Violence mission is to ease the detrimental impact of violence on homicide victims/survivors by providing ongoing compassionate support and services.


Listen to Song: TAKE A STAND (Lorrain Taylor)
MOURNING FATHER'S STORY
TESTIMONIES FROM MOURNING MOTHERS



 Advocacy: Advocate for fair compensation to victims and for public policy and understanding.
 COPE: (English/Spanish) Bi-monthly grief support group  organized  to create a safe environment for community residents regardless of race, color or religious affiliation to share and meet other homicide victim survivor.

 PURPLE Gala/Evening of Healing: Provide complimentary holiday dinner & entertainment for homicide victim-survivors  & survivors of gun violence. Aim to bridge gap between law enforcement and community.
1000 Mothers Walk 4 Healing: Annual walk on “Victim-Survivors Day” to raise awareness of the ongoing impact of violence on families and the community.
Outreach & Prevention Services: Collect and disseminate  information regarding mental health, legal resources, and victim-services; collaborate with law enforcement officers to broaden communication and to help victim-survivors understand criminal justice system.
PROJECT SSMART: Study Support Martial Art Respite & Therapy— A program for grandparents and parents caring for children of homicide victims.
 Mission House Project: Offer food, home décor, small appliances & apparels to victims of domestic & gun violence..