Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Final Deadline for Arts to End Violence Contest: May 7th

Our final deadline to submit art for Arts to End Violence is May 7th. Submit to chcmcblog@gmail.com or call 718-773-6886 for more information.


Monday, April 14, 2014

S.O.S. C.A.N. Basketball Tryouts


This past Saturday, April 12th, the S.O.S. Clergy Action Network held tryouts for its new basketball team, "The Interrupters." Tryouts were held at the gym in the Historic First Church of God in Christ on Kingston Avenue. 12 young people between the ages of 15 and 22 came out to show off their skills. For more information on the basketball league, call Rev. Kevin Jones at (917) 837-2032.

Our Arts to End Violence Deadline is Extended!

If you haven't yet submitted your art for this year's Arts to End Violence contest, there is still time! Our deadline is extended to April 15th, and is flexible. Contact us if you have questions! To submit your art, email Marlies at talaym@crownheights.org


Thursday, April 10, 2014

"Interrupting Violence in Brooklyn," a photo essay on MSNBC


The photographer Amnon Gutman worked with the S.O.S. Outreach Team daily for three months in 2012. MSNBC has posted some of his photos along with an article profiling the team today. You can read the article and view the pictures here.