Sunday, Nov. 5 members of KIPP staff, Edna Martin and the community at large gathered on Hovey Street – located around the corner of KIPP Indy Legacy High School – to pray for the recent events involving teens and gun violence.
A family is now grieving after news of a missing teen being found dead.
15-year-old Janiya Carr was reported missing by family members over the Halloween weekend. Police reports show she was reported missing on Monday.
Andrew Holmes, an anti-violence activist in Chicago, had just responded to a mass shooting that happened at a Halloween party Sunday, Oct. 29, in the windy city when his phone rang with news from Indianapolis.
With the aim to inspire young people to consider health care professions through mentoring and activities, Black Men in White Coats is a day-long program including speakers, breakout sessions and activities for kids and teens.