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by Toni Irving Executive Director, Get IN Chicago Originally published in The Huffington Post While this is officially National Youth Violence Prevention Week (April 7-11), the truth is, we need 52 such weeks a year — not one. After all, when a typical week for young people nationwide between 10 and 24 years of age… Read More


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by Toni Irving Executive Director, Get IN Chicago Originally published in The Huffington Post Here’s the stark reality. We have spent incalculable dollars on well-intentioned projects to curb juvenile violence. But we can’t say what works best. We simply don’t know. It’s not from failing to try. Countless government and nongovernmental agencies, corporations, foundations and… Read More