Peace Summit

The Salvation Army's Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in the West Pullman neighborhood. (Credit: Facebook)

South Side Peace Summit Aims To Combat Chicago Violence

A peace summit on the South Side Saturday aimed to stop the violence that’s a persistent problem in Chicago.


More than 1,000 students attended "peace summit" held by the anti-violence group CeaseFire in the Logan Square neighborhood on May 27, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

CeaseFire Holds ‘Peace Summit’ For Chicago Students

Summer can be a dangerous time for kids, especially those in neighborhoods plagued by crime and gang activity. So a “peace summit” was held Friday for more than 1,000 school kids.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011