Violent crime in Tacoma has nearly doubled in the last 12 months. Now, more than ever before, youth in our community need safe spaces to live and thrive. The Safe Youth campaign is a collective effort to increase opportunities, civic engagement, and overall quality of life for the young people in our city. Our goal is to:
In 2022, The young leaders of Seeds of Peace spent their summer activating community engagement through a series of pop-up events to engage, inform, and connect youth on issues that matter most to them. In total, 19 core team members dedicated 319 hours to serve 1,000+ children, youth, and families during the Safe Youth Campaign.