"I am what I am, because of who we all are."
As part of the Peace Exchange leadership program, Peace Builders from violence-plagued Chicago neighborhoods traveled to South Africa in the summer of 2016, 22 years after the end of apartheid.
The six young Chicagoans were welcomed by the Johannesburg Genocide & Holocaust Centre, explored solutions to inadequate housing with Start Living Green, lead an art therapy project for at-risk children with Lefika La Phodiso, and facilitated youth peace circles with Imagine Scholar.
Produced with young adult media makers of Free Spirit PRO, a social enterprise of Free Spirit Media.
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