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Our Mission

"To impact the social and emotional wellness of youth in the aftermath of violence with post-impact training through seminars, workshops, camps, and community resources."

At Rise Above the Violence, Inc., our mission is at the heart of everything we do. We're committed to creating a positive impact on the social and emotional wellness of young people affected by violence, providing them with the support they need to thrive.

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Curtis' dedication to his motto, Just be Great”, will live on through his Foundation, LLC Rise Above the Violence, Inc.


Curtis' death riveted his community, but his legacy and contributions will live on. Curtis Israel Gray showed us on and off the field what greatness looks like in word, deed, and consistent actions for the improvement of himself and others.

About Us

Our Story

LLC Rise Above the Violence, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created to promote safer and more productive communities, schools and households.



We need your involvement through volunteering, participating, or donating to support the mission and vision.

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