Our Violence Prevention Activities
Anti-violence Advocates Pinpoint Issues to Reduce Violence Following Deadly 2021 with Nearly 800 People Killed
January 22, 2022
From Chess Tournaments to Mentorship Programs: How Far North Side Groups Plan to Prevent Violence This Summer
May 25, 2023
Winners: 3 Organizations Making the Greatest Impact in Violence Interruption and Prevention in Chicago
April 17, 2023
Recent News & Events
Northwestern University Corners Research Confirms CP4P Partners Saving Lives
Northwestern University CORNERS Research Confirms CP4P Partners Saving Lives A new report, released by Northwestern University’s Center forNeighborhood Engaged Research and Science (CORNERS), shows a coalition of Chicago community violence intervention (CVI) organizations known as Communities Partnering 4 Peace (CP4P) are reducing gun violence in Chicago’s neighborhoods most impacted by violence. “Our results found evidence…
FY23 CP4P Request for Funding
With funding made possible by the U.S. Department of Justice-Bureau of Justice Assistance, Metropolitan Family Services will provide funding to hyperlocal community-based organizations through this RFP. Download the RFP and Budget Form using the button below.
Introducing the CP4P Justice Corps!
Sonny Thatch, Managing Attorney of CP4P Justice Corps, introduces this new program initiative of Metropolitan Peace Initiatives and the Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services, during LAS’s Equal Access to Justice Award Luncheon.