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Roca’s Annual Fundraising Breakfast
May 1, 2020
InterContinental Hotel, Boston

Roca’s Mission is TO BE A RELENTLESS FORCE IN DISRUPTING INCARCERATION AND POVERTY BY ENGAGING THE YOUNG ADULTS, POLICE, AND SYSTEMS AT THE CENTER OF URBAN VIOLENCE IN RELATIONSHIPS TO ADDRESS TRAUMA,FIND HOPE, AND DRIVE CHANGE.

How we do it?

Programs

High-Risk Young Men Program

Roca helps young men leave streets and gangs and go to work

High-Risk Young Mothers Program

Roca helps young mothers get out of violence, go to work and care for their children

News

Residents in SE Baltimore learn more about juvenile justice system, ways to help youth

December 18, 2019

In southeast Baltimore, residents are learning about the juvenile justice system and what is being done to stop young people from committing crimes…

FROM: WBAL TV

This anti-violence program relentlessly courts at-risk youth. It’s off to a ‘remarkable start’ in Baltimore.

December 9, 2019

Antione Tates was suspicious of a white man who kept showing up at his West Baltimore home, fearing he was a police officer or a probation agent. His mother pleaded with him to call the phone number left at the door…

FROM: The Washington Post

The C4 Show interview with Roca Baltimore Staff James Timpson and Kurt Palermo

December 2, 2019

Listen to the C4 Show clip on Roca’s first year in Baltimore with Roca Staff James Timpson and Kurt Palermo…

FROM: The C4 Show

 

At-risk young men in Baltimore slowly turning to Roca, a program offering skills and means to combat violence

November 21, 2019

Antione Tates was suspicious of a white man who kept showing up at his West Baltimore home, fearing he was a police officer or a probation agent. His mother pleaded with him to call the phone number left at the door…

FROM: The Baltimore Sun

Voices

Edward

Young Men Program, Springfield

Jovani

Young Men Program, Springfield

Randy

Young Men Program, Chelsea

Yeni

Young Mothers Program, Chelsea

Trevor

Young Men Program, Springfield

Kerry

Young Mothers Program, Chelsea

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