Youth Violence Reduction Three Day Regional Conference
Organized by: Danny Bell
Danny Bell via Crowdrise
July 14, 2014
EVENT DATE Jun 24, 2015
This is project entails three major components;
A college accredited training in Martin Luther King Jr. Six Principles of Non-Violence. Taught by Dr. Bernard La Fayette, Current Chair for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference ( SCLC) founded by Dr. King after the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Dr. La Fayette was a colleague and founding charter member of the SCLC and worked closely with Dr. King. Also the conference wil introduce a peer to peer driven faith based therapy business model to encourage gang affected youth to abandon their gang affected behavior. The model utilizes a agricultural setting ( nature therapy)to grow livestock and herbs for city restuarants. Thery by creating a holistic chain of of healthy behaviors while at the same time generating revenues sufficient to encourage them to leave the gang affected lifestyle. This model also will aoppeal to those youths who have been bullied. We anticipate attracting youth from the inner cities of Chicago Atlanta, Cleveland Washington DC and New Orleans. We have made arrangements for housing and lodging these young people at Concordia University in River Forest Illinois a suburb of Chicago. Their element of this project is a Hip Symposium moderated by Ms Jineea Butler a prominent figure and authority on the Hip Hop industry, who has organizer similar events for Rainbow PUSH Annual Convention and contributes as a columnists at large for the National Newspaper Publishers Association. A prestigious organization made of the country's black Community newspaper publishers.