Acclivus, Inc., a violence prevention organization employing credible messengers, developing their brand with public relations and marketing firm, Weber Shandwick

Community violence prevention grants

$3,931,031

Investments to date

Interrupting violence at crisis points for victims and their family/community members

Grantee: Acclivus

Project: Hospital response program that tracks outcomes in a city-wide, centralized database.

Amount: $972,710

Providing multidisciplinary team support to victims of violence during admission and post-discharge

Grantee: University of Chicago Medical Center

Project: Integrated Hospital-Based Violence Recovery Program (VRP)

Amount: $214,571

Using street outreach to reduce homicides and shootings in Chicago communities most affected by gun violence

Grantee: Metropolitan Family Services

Project: Communities Partnering for Peace

Amount: $150,000