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Annual Compassion Parade to End Violence

The Fourth Annual Compassion Parade will be held on Saturday April 18, 2015. The parade will begin at 10:00 AM and all volunteers/participants are encouraged to arrive at 9:45 AM for the parade line-up. The parade will start at Chicago Avenue and Pulaski at Orr Academy High School, 730 N. Pulaski. The parade will end at Chicago Avenue and Kedzie Avenue at Kells Park, 3201 W. Chicago Avenue.

Attend the 15th Annual CeaseFire Peace Festival in West Humboldt Park!

Please join Ceasefire and the Kells Park Advisory Council as we celebrate the 15th annual Ceasefire Peace Festival on Friday June 6th at 4PM at Kells Park, 3201 West Chicago Ave. (Chicago Avenue & Kedzie). This is a free event and open to all. There will be Games, Free Food, Live Entertainment, Raffle Prizes, Community Resources and so much more! Please see the attached flyer for more information! We will see you there!

Chicago's Summer of Faith & Action Kick Off!

Chicago's Summer of Faith & Action Kick-Off! Get involved and organize an anti-violence activity on May 23rd from 7pm to 9pm. Please see attached flyer for more details.