City Council Approves Strides for Peace Race Against Gun Violence

CHICAGO (May 2, 2017) – Strides for Peace was honored to have the City Council vote to approve a Resolution introduced by Chairman Ariel Reboyras, in recognition of Strides for Peace’s Race Against Gun Violence. Heartfelt thanks to the Mayor’s Office and Chairman Reboyras for sponsoring the resolution, and to Community Partners Gary Comer Youth Center, Paving the Way and Youth Guidance for standing with us that day. Together, we can solve the problem of gun violence and create a safer Chicago.

Will you join us on June 1st  for the Race Against Gun Violence?  There is a race for everyone and every level — help us to raise awareness about and support for the incredible, life-saving work going on in Chicago. Every Stride Counts!

To register for the race or for more details, go to

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