Policies to Cure Violence

By Cure Violence Admin | January 16th, 2013

As President Obama has acknowledged, when we consider a response to the sporadic mass shootings events, we must acknowledge that all types … 

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Passing of a Chicago Legend and a Close Friend

By Cure Violence Admin | December 21st, 2012

We are deeply saddened to share that Jimmie Alford, Founder of the Alford Group and Chair of the CeaseFire Illinois Advisory Board, … 

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'These Tragedies Must End.'

By Cure Violence Admin | December 17th, 2012

Due to the recent unfortunate event that occurred this past Friday at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., President Obama once … 

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Chicago’s Gary Slutkin Named a 2012 Purpose Prize Fellow

By Cure Violence Admin | December 6th, 2012

The Purpose Prize honors Americans 60 and older for changing lives in new and creative ways. Chicago, IL – Yesterday Encore.org … 

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Latin America looks to Cure Violence

By Cure Violence Admin | October 22nd, 2012

Cure Violence appeared in the October 2012 issue of The Lancet , the world's leading medical journal to discuss our Latin American … 

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Do Your Peace to Cure Violence

By Cure Violence Admin | October 17th, 2012

It’s here! Help us spread the word today that violence is a contagious disease that can be successfully treated. Did you know that … 

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Congrats Cure Violence Supporter Mayor Michael Nutter on $1.5 Million Award

By Cure Violence Admin | October 10th, 2012

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Cure Violence Supporter and ardent violence-prevention crusader, (see video below) received a major … 

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Fidelity to the Cure Violence (CeaseFire) Model: Why Picking and Choosing Doesn’t Work

By Cure Violence Admin | October 8th, 2012

Fidelity to the Cure Violence (CeaseFire) Model: Why Picking and Choosing Doesn’t Work Cure Violence welcomes healthy debate about … 

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September 2012 E-Newsletter - A New Day, A New Name for CeaseFire

By Cure Violence Admin | September 13th, 2012

CeaseFire to CureViolence Dear Friend, I have exciting news to share with you. CeaseFire has been working tirelessly for the past … 

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August 2012 E-Newletter - CeaseFire: U.S. Mayors Endorse CeaseFire Approach

By Cure Violence Admin | August 1st, 2012

From the Executive Director I am proud to say that the nation's mayors endorsed the CeaseFire model at the June, 2012 United States … 

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