Los Angeles, California (January 9, 2014) – The Gang Alternatives Program (GAP) is excited to announce that Supervisor Don Knabe contributed $2,500.00 as an Academy Leader for the upcoming Gangfree Life® Academy, which is a 3-day, all day training scheduled to be held on January 29th through January 31st. The Gangfree Life® Academy is the first of its kind to provide specialized certification and training in gang prevention for local and national community liaisons who serve as advocates, educators, mentors, outreach workers, and role models in their communities, and who understand the need of having successful violence prevention programs. Supervisor Don Knabe strongly believes in gang prevention as a basis to reduce violence in communities.
Congratulations to this spring’s SYEP participants. Thank you all for your hard work and diligence toward making your communities a cleaner and better place.