Institute for the Study & Practice of Nonviolence
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
The Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence requests AmeriCorps members to address unique needs of gang-involved youth. The team will provide nonviolence training in schools, empower local residents to organize violence prevention events, and provide positive skill-building opportunities for youth. Our national focus areas are Education and Opportunity. Measurable outcomes include lower school disciplinary rates and increased youth receiving work readiness skills training.