Where does violence happen? For youth, too often it hits close to home: statistics show that violence typically occurs .4 miles from where they live, compared to over a mile away from school. This year, Get IN Chicago is making a concentrated effort to fund and support community-based initiatives to reduce violence.  We believe that community efforts hold enormous… Read More

Get IN Chicago shares general updates via an e-newsletter, Get INFo.  Get INFo is typically circulated monthly and includes information about research findings, funded programs, partnerships, and opportunities relating to our work on youth violence reduction. Sign up for the Get INFo newsletter here: Subscribe   Newsletter Archive August 2017 – JISC partnership, All-Star game, Bank… Read More

Read on for a more complete listing of press mentions about Get IN Chicago and our partner programs: Englewood Youth Baseball League Helps Kids On And Off The Field – CBS-2 Chicago, July 5, 2018 Shot on the streets of Chicago as teens, they’re heading to D.C. to protest gun violence – Los Angeles Times, March 24, 2018… Read More