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SilenceIsViolence partners with many community businesses and organizations to bring uplifting and thereputic events to our community.

  • Celebration of our Arts, Healing for our Hearts
    Silence is Violence invites you to an arts celebration in honor of Chester "Tootie" Reeder and a benefit for art therapy services for New Orleans children affected by violence. Join[...]
  • National Night Out Against Crime
    Join us for an SIV Block Party for the National Night Out Against Crime October 14, 2014, 5:00-8:00pm 1600 block of S. Liberty Street SilenceisViolence observes the National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday,[...]
  • National Crime Victims' Rights Week
    National Crime Victims' Rights Week starts tomorrow. SilenceIsViolence is partnering with Paint N Party to start the week out right: With an art party that is also a fundraiser for[...]
  • PIZZA FOR PEACE
    As part of this week's Strike Against Crime community peace efforts, on Wednesday, January 22, Midway Pizza will host a Family Day and fundraiser for SilenceIsViolence youth outreach programming. "PIZZA[...]
  • STRIKE AGAINST CRIME 2014
    SilenceIsViolence promotes peace, hosts fundraiser during Strike Against Crime Week New Orleans, Louisiana: For the sixth year running, SilenceIsViolence hosts the city-wide STRIKE AGAINST CRIME January 20th-24th. We call this Strike[...]
  • Our Families and the Holidays
    The holidays are a busy time at SilenceIsViolence. While many of us enjoy extra time with family and friends, celebrations, and the spirit of giving, for too many local families,[...]
  • Night Out Against Crime
    October 15, 2013 This evening, SilenceIsViolence brings our annual Night Out Against Crime block party to our new home on Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. The event will take place beginning at[...]
  • SilenceIsViolence updates
    A couple of important updates from SilenceIsViolence: Peace Music Clinics: Our Fall Peace Music Clinics are underway, with new and returning students benefiting from an excellent corps of new music instructors![...]
  • Peace Music Clinics Resume
    This evening we welcome back returning students to our new and improved Peace Music Clinics, and we look forward to meeting our new participants as well! SilenceIsViolence Peace Clinics seek to[...]
  • Teenage girl missing
    Adrienne McGull went missing from her New Orleans East home on July 30. Please see the article and photograph at http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2013/07/teenage_girl_missing_from_east.html and help this family if you can.