Mission Statement

The mission of Violence in Boston is to improve the quality of life & life outcomes of individuals from disenfranchised communities by reducing the prevalence of violence and the impact of associated trauma.

"Monica [founder of Violence in Boston] has been a consistent voice of advocacy for this community, bringing much needed resources to the youth of this district. I know first hand how her leadership can transform lives and I look forward to seeing her continue this critical work."

City Councilor Tito Jackson

“From the time I started my ministry here, Monica and I have worked together on the front lines of this community’s biggest challenges. I know her and most importantly I trust her.”

Reverend Liz Walker