United Neighborhood Centers of Milwaukee (UNCOM) Violence Prevention Initiative
Community Partner Team from the 2010 Violence Prevention Initiative (VPI) Call for Partnerships
Project Start Date: November 1, 2010
Project End Date: June 30, 2015
Award Amount: $1,050,000
Project Goals: United Neighborhood Centers of Milwaukee (UNCOM) Violence Prevention Initiative uses its great and varied collaborative knowledge and strong neighborhood relationships to promote safer communities through the “Building Me” and ‘Say It Straight” curricula. UNCOM staff bring together parents and youth from each of the eight UNCOM agencies to provide them with skills and knowledge that build on strengths for increasing capacity and affecting positive change to promotes the reduction and prevention of violence.