Each year during the holidays Roca hopes to provide a gift for each young man and woman in our program. We would appreciate your contribution to Roca’s Holiday Gift Drive by purchasing from among the items listed here for Massachusetts and HERE for Baltimore. We will be distributing the gifts during the Roca holiday parties for the young men and women in December.
Roca’s Mission is to Disrupt the Cycle of Incarceration and Poverty by Helping Young People Transform Their Lives.
How we do it?
This anti-violence program relentlessly courts at-risk youth. It’s off to a ‘remarkable start’ in Baltimore.
December 9, 2019
BALTIMORE — 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
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
New England Patriots players announce $450,000 in grants to benefit five local social justice organizations
November 18, 2019
The New England Patriots players announced that their Social Justice Fund has selected five local organizations as the beneficiaries of $450,000 in grants for the work they…
FROM: The New England Patriots