This is an opporunity not only to learn, but also to educate others about what you think is happening with gangs in Sunset Park. Whether you are associated with a community organization, a school, or have faced gang issues yourself, this is a chance to tell the community what you think is important.
See the announcement below from Community Board 7:
The 72nd Precinct, Community Board #7 Brooklyn, Community Based Organization and Churches are working together to combat Gangs in OUR Community
TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A CHANGE
GANG AWARENESS FORUM
GANG VIOLENCE IS DESTROYING LIVES AND
DEVASTATING FAMILIES IN OUR COMMUNITY
THE PURPOSE OF THIS GANG FORUM IS TO:
• REACH OUR KIDS • INFORM THEM OF THE DANGERS OF GANG LIFE • OFFER POSITIVE ALTERNATIVES TO GANGS •
THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2010
OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP CHURCH
545 60TH STREET (GYMNASIUM)
GANG THEATER PERFORMANCE
PERSONAL TESTIMONY FROM FORMER GANG MEMBERS
AND MANY OTHER SURPRISES
COME AND JOIN US!