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Ryan Cameron is always involved in the community. Yesterday, he hosted his 4th Annual Youth Anti-Violence Forum in Atlanta at the Salvation Army. Over 200 participants submitted works of poetry, artwork, or public service announcments. Check out more pics from this event inside.

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Students who were invited to the forum had the chance to attend workshops and panels surrounding to teen safe driving, bullying/cyber bullying, domestic violence, gang violence, child sex trafficking and teen dating violence.

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Winners were also announced. Prizes were $100 cash and a pizza party for 3rd-5th graders. For 6th-12th graders the prizes were 1st place-$1,500, 2nd place-$1,000, 3rd place-$500. NOT BAD!

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Agents from the FBI were also there to discuss cyber bullying. The Fulton County Sheriff and members of the Atlanta Police Homicide Department are also expected to discuss gang violence.

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What a great event! These type of events are essential in building our communities. Did you attend this event? What do you think about this noteworthy cause?

 

 

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