The Experience of a Lifetime

The Experience of a Lifetime

On April 15th and 16th, nearly 80 students from our program sites across Chicago came together for our First Annual Regional Recording & Music Video Project! Students from Evergreen Academy Middle School, Beethoven Elementary, Sawyer Elementary, CICS Lloyd Bond...
2018 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report on Guitars Over GunsGuitars Over Guns Organization is grateful for the tremendous individual and institutional support during 2018. Founded in 2008 by Dr. Chad Bernstein, Guitars Over Guns has employed over 60 professional artists and musicians to...
Leaving a Legacy

Leaving a Legacy

by Julie Fouts, Events Co-Chair, Chicago R.I.S.E. On Saturday, January 12th, our Evergreen Academy Middle School alumni took the stage at Martyrs’, a well known and highly attended music venue in Chicago. Martyrs’ has a lot of history. Their stage has been...
“Fore” a Good Cause

“Fore” a Good Cause

by Josh Flanders, Director of DevelopmentAs the new Director of Development, I am thrilled to have recently joined the Guitars Over Guns family. Our 2nd Annual Jimmy Ranoha Memorial Golf Tournament at the picturesque Pine Meadow Golf Course in Mundelein was a huge...