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Pastor Rsen, Director of VFZ program in Richmond, VA talks about the success of the VFZ program at the Anti Poverty Conference. 

Woodson Message: Joins 40 Days of Prayer mission “Pray for Fathers and Husbands in America”


Woodson Message: Philadelphia Eagles Chapel Service 10/16/11

CNE Salutes: Youth Coach Chosen for Scout Development Program 10/18/11

CNE 2010 Annual Report: 90% of Funding Goes to Programs 7/29/11

Milwaukee School Violence Reduction Program Reports Continued Positive Results for 2010-11 School Year 7/28/11


CNE Named One of Top 10 Charities in America in Yahoo Article 12/15/10

CNN Special: CNE Board Member Says Debt is Worse than Racism for Black America, Highlights Solutions 10/21/10

Center for Neighborhood Enterprise 2009 Annual Report 8/29/10

CNE Uses Social Media for Financial Literacy Training 7/26/10

Violence-Reduction Program Improves Safety and Attendance and Decreases Need for Police in Richmond, VA High School 5/6/10

Violence-Free Zone Initiative FACT SHEET 5/1/10

Violence, Suspensions Cut in Half at Baltimore VFZ School 4/15/10

New University Study Indicates $ Savings for Community Due to MPS Schools Violence-Reduction Program

New CNE Website All About Results; Woodson Launches Blog 2/16/10

National Recognition for Three Community-Based Organizations in CNE Network  2/16/10


VFZ Impacts Community Crime Rates, Law Enforcement Officials Say, 11/19/09

Officials Praise Successful Youth Violence Reduction Program 11/16/09

CBC Foundation, K.L.E.O. Community Family Life Center, Center for Neighborhood Enterprise to Address Youth Violence, School Safety, and Black Male Achievement 10/27/09

Pastor Freddie Garcia, 1938-2009, 10/18/09  

Fact Sheet—Milwaukee Violence-Free Zone, 10/17/09

Reform Icon Robert Woodson Sr. to Speak at the Steamboat Institute 2009 Inaugural Freedom Conference on Friday, August 28, 2009, 8/23/09

Marcus Foundation Gives Major Support to Atlanta Youth Violence Reduction Program, Cites Success, 7/1/09

Super Cr3w to Visit George Wythe High School to Bring Positive Message to Youth, 5/19/09

MPS Safety Officers To Be Honored in Special Ceremony, 5/4/09

Violence-Free Zone Program Has Positive Impact on Richmond’s George Wythe High School; School and Police Data Show Progress Against Violence, Suspensions, 2/2/09

Baylor University Study Details VFZ’s Positive Impact, 1/12/09