Synopsis: In 2010, there were a total of 20 homicides in San Jose. But through December 2011, homicides have doubled at 41 and violent crimes have risen dramatically at an alarming rate. In response to the current turmoil, a group is formed called "The Corazon Project" to get at risk, gang affiliated teenagers to help fight the cycle of violence.
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"Once Social Change Begins, it cannot be reversed." - Cesar Chavez
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* "The Corazon Project", founded and funded by Supervisor Dave Cortese, is helping transform communities into a peaceful place of hope. supervisorcortese.org. For more information about East Side Heroes go to our Facebook page at facebook.com/eastsideheroes
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Our goal with "The Corazon Project" film is to highlight the effectiveness of this at-risk teen youth community program to help create positive changes within the community they live in. For more information about the film please contact Daniel Osorio at (408) 799-1654 or firstname.lastname@example.org