Palmetto Senior High School rising senior Emily Veguilla has organized a benefit concert called Life Over Bullets wto raise awareness about gun violence. The proceeds from the Pinecrest Gardens concert were donated to Guitars Over Guns.
For the last ten years, Forman has worked with Guitars Over Guns, mentoring inner-city students at North Miami and Georgia Jones-Ayers Middle Schools as well as founding Guitars Over Guns’ a cappella ensemble.
Music has the power to bring diverse communities together, and help change a young person’s future. NBC 5’s LeeAnn Trotter has the details on a non-profit that’s taking part in the ‘Strides For Peace Race Against Gun Violence’.