Joy lives in Baton Rouge and hope starts with YOU! Are you ready for summer? Summer of Hope is an 8-week Safe Hopeful Healthy Baton Rouge initiative and activation leveraging community organizations and events. This collective impact strategy is bringing hope directly to neighborhoods, streets, and families that have experienced violence.View Hope Stories
Hearing from the community is the first step to healing together, expressing unique experiences, and sharing in both hope and joy. The Peace Pitstop encourages peace, joy and opportunity across the city and provides an outlet for every voice in Baton Rouge. Through poetry, artwork, surveys, and more–we're on a mission to push peace to every neighborhood.
Film Uncommon Allies shows how Rosilyn, in the wake and devastation of her son’s murder, turned a personal search for justice into a life changing community call to action.Register Now
Over the next 8 weeks, we plan to focus our events and outreach to the following areas in East Baton Rouge Parish.