Located at 1847 1 st Ave
Macon GA 31201
Targeted Violence Interruption Program, located in the Historic Pleasant Hill community in Macon GA. The location is a Cure Violence Global (CVG) site. CVG is a well-researched international model that uses a public health approach to addressing gun violence.
The model utilizes credible messengers to engage those drivers of community violence by:
More information about CVG can be found at cvg.org
In our first year of operation, the county increase in gun homicides by around 12%. Conversely the neighborhood Project HERO operated in saw a 33% decrease in gun homicides.
For more information on our community safety work, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.