Local organization hosts tweet chat, looks for solutions to violence
LOUISVILLE, Ky (WDRB) -- PACT In Action, a Louisville organization that normally focuses on teen dating violence, hosted a tweet chat Wednesday night to get the community to join in on the conversation about recent youth violence in the metro area.
@PactInAction used hashtag #PreventinIt to connect everyone's replies.
They asked followers to talk about violence in their neighborhoods and whether or not it's a reoccurring problem.
"This is important because this is the youth's way of responding to what's happened. We live in a society where violence is the norm and we see it manifest through our children," said Khalilah Collins, Project Manager for PACT In Action.
PACT stands for Parkhill, Algonquin & California Teens in Action.
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