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How Innovators in Art, Tech and Science Are Tackling Chicago’s Gun Violence

By | December 12th, 2016|Categories: Media Visual and Written, Print Press|Tags: , , , , |

Mary Byrne12/12/16 @10:13am in Tech (Excerpt) Now two years old, the Englewood Police Youth Baseball League has received positive feedback from the 100 youths who participated, according to Toni Irving, executive director of Get IN Chicago, [...]

Working From Home

By | October 14th, 2016|Categories: Media Visual and Written, Print Press|Tags: , , , |

HOW FAMILY PROGRAMS CAN REDUCE YOUTH VIOLENCE Dynamics inside the home set the stage for how children interact, live, and grow outside of it – including their involvement in violence.  Witnessing violent confrontations or [...]

Tech Skills Bring Hope to Chicago’s At-Risk Youth

By | August 31st, 2016|Categories: Media Visual and Written, Print Press|Tags: , , , , |

Summer Program Puts Kids on a Positive Trajectory by Robin White Goode    Posted: August 31, 2016 (Image: Courtesy of Get IN Chicago) This weekend’s news about yet more violence in Chicago was disheartening, [...]

With Baseball, Cops Show Their Humanity

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Media Visual and Written, Print Press|Tags: , , , |

The North Lawndale Police Youth Baseball League comprises police officers who coach, umpire and mentor Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 1:56 PM (Excerpt) Get IN Chicago Executive Director Toni Irving said the leagues create an [...]

Youth Baseball League Aims to Bridge Gap Between Police and Community

By | July 7th, 2016|Categories: Media Visual and Written, Print Press|Tags: , , , |

Posted by McKenzie Marshall, Briahnna Brown It was a bright and sunny afternoon during the opening day game of the North Lawndale Police Youth Baseball League at Franklin Park. Funded by Get IN Chicago, [...]

5 Struggling Communities Get Help Crafting Own Crime Solutions

By | March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Media Visual and Written, Print Press|Tags: , , , |

Children march in an annual Peace Walk held by the Alliance of Local Service Organizations in Humboldt Park. The group is participating in an initiative by the business group Get In Chicago to help [...]