Extra! Extra! Read All About It: Phipps Neighborhood Sonia Sotomayor Bulldogs Winning Money and Changing Their Community

The Phipps Neighborhood Sonia Sotamayor Bulldogs from the Bronx noticed an issue in their community - people do not always feel safe. Violence, crime, and misuse of land have become pervasive in this team of peacemaker's community and they decided to stand up and make a difference.

Their project began as a community phone line that people could call to report incidents and has since developed, with the help of Peace First and The Allstate Foundation, to a new (about to be released) website. Read about their progress in this Bronx Times article.

And hear from the team themselves in this video:

Inspired to start your own project? Go here.