Community Peacemakers - DePaul University

Grade Levels: 9-12

The Community Peacemakers (CPM) program is one of DePaul University’s responses to youth violence in Chicago. In partnership with the Chicago Public Schools, CPM pairs DePaul students with CPS high school students to serve as college mentors in exploring the roots of violence, promoting peace throughout schools and communities, and engaging in peace projects in an effort to reduce violence in the city of Chicago.

  • Curricular enrichment provider
  • Experiential Learning (Classroom)
Powerful Practices
  • Informed Action/Experiential Learning
  • Examine Who We Are
2 Engaged Schools
School Address Grade levels
John M Harlan Community Academy High School 9652 S MICHIGAN AVE 9-12
Michele Clark Academic Prep Magnet High School 5101 W HARRISON ST 9-12
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2250 N. Sheffield Avenue
Chicago, Suite 311


Georgina Leal
Ministry Coordinator for Service, Mission & Ministry, DePaul University

Community Peacemakers
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