LOVE & UNITY is a collaboration of Leave Out Violence (LOVE) and the Urban Non-Violence Initiative Through Youth!
For the past two years we have successfully designed and implemented a program that combines Media (Photography, Video, Editing) and Hip-Hop Artistry (Beat Boxing, Graffiti, Music, Dance, Spoken Word Poetry) with positive community messages and meaningful support for youth.
LOVE gave me the gift of meeting people who have been through similar and painful experiences. It gave me the strength, courage and support to move on and help other youth. LOVE gave me a voice, and opportunities to express myself through writing, photography, dance, spoken word in positive ways to release the emotions [...]