Volunteer of the Year:
Rich Laufenberg - who have created and distributed crosses to homicide victims' family.
Survivor of the Year:
Tomeka Rothschild whose son and son's father were victims of gun violence.
Pastor of the Year:
Virgil Childs, Sr. Pastor, Market St. Seventh Day Adventist Church - advocate for 1000 Mothers to Prevent Violence & Community.
Law Enforcement Officer of the Year: Sgt. Robert Rosin, OPD
Special Thanks to Fr. Aiden, Pastor, St. Columba Catholic Church, Oakland, CA and my SC Church family for supporting 1000 Mothers to Prevent Violence 8th annual PURPLE Gala...
TESTIMONIAL: Dear Lorrain: Thank you very much for offering the grief support meetings. I greatly appreciate your understanding, kindness and great support.It has been my pleasure to meet you. Attending the meeting has been very helpful while going thru this grief process. It gaves me encouragement to stay strong, It reminds me that I am not the only one grieving such lost......
1000 Mothers to Prevent Violence is a nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to providing practical, emotional, and educational support services for uninsured and under-insured victims and survivors of gun violence.
We support families of all ages, in all stages of grief along with their caregivers, offering knowledge, encouragement and friendship.