News Highlights

Guitars Over Guns is thrilled to have received positive recognition over the last several years for our work with Miami and Chicago’s youth. Click on any of the links below to read more about our efforts, programs and other special highlights.

11.30.17 The Miami Foundation Fuels the Continued Burst of Creative Energy in Miami’s Arts Community with $300K in Signature Grants

11.30.17 Chicago Tribune, Pinqy Ring has found a new life in healing through rap music

11.20.17 Chicago Sun-Times, Can art help end violence? Guitars Over Guns lets students ‘find their sound’ and choose a better path in life

8.10.17 The Empowerment Zone, Guitars Over Guns, Season 2 Episode 5

6.2017 The Florida Villager, Chad Bernstein, The Music Man

3.28.17 CBS Miami, Mentor Uses Music To Inspire At-Risk Youth

3.1.17 Miami Herald, When a gun took someone close, these kids didn’t cry. They sang.

2.2.17 Steve Harvey Show, Harvey’s Hero Update

2.2.17 Chicago Tribune, Watch South Side music students perform an original song on Steve Harvey’s show

12.5.16 (GOGO Mention) Chicago Events, The Corner presents Add-2 and Haven Studios

9.16.16 People Magazine, How Guitars Over Guns Organization Gives At-Risk Kids Hope 

9.13.16 Miami Herald, Melting guns into musical instruments? That’s just 1 idea to transform Miami

8.24.16 NBC 6, GOG Singular Sound

8.18.16 Guitar Aficionado, Guitars Over Guns and Singular Sound Bring Music Education Tools To at Risk Youth

7.8.16, Chicago emcee Add-2 creates Haven Studio for Chicago youth 

6.29.16 (GOGO Mention), Rapper Add-2 Opening Music Studio To Keep Chicago Kids Off The Streets

5.9.16 Miami Herald, Miami Visionaries Awards Next Generation finalists

4.26.16 Your Mark On The World Center, CNN Hero Chad Bernstein Offers Keys For Mentoring Youth

2.5.16 Steve Harvey, Guitars Over Guns Operation GOGO, a Music Mentorship Program

2.5.16 Steve Harvey, Harvey’s Hero: Chad

2.2.16 ABC7, Windy City Live featuring Chad Bernstein

2,1.16 NPR Tiny Desk submission. Edan Archer – “Don’t Shoot” feat. Guitars Over Guns North Miami Middle School Students.

1.29.16 Temple Beth Am, Dr. Chad Bernstein of Guitars Over Guns Organization Performs at Temple Beth Am Jupiter

1.23.16 The Washington Times, EXCHANGE: Musician helping kids choose guitars over guns

1.8.16 Daily Herald, Buffalo Grove musician helping kids choose guitars over guns