Project Orange Tree is “Takin’ it to the Streets”

Come out this Saturday June 15th at 11am in Marquette Park|67th & Sacramento to support Project Orange Tree during the Peace Rally.

We will be recruiting!

Find someone in an orange shirt and clipboard and give them your info so you can be a part of Project Orange Tree.

Takin’ it to the Streets is an all day festival from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. including special speakers and performers discussing violence and how to build alliances within our communities, so bring yourself, friends, family and neighbors to Support!


Alcott High School Civics class 301 feels like the communities need to “Stop the Silence to Stop the Violence.” So they are hosting an Open Mic this Friday to present their project and have speakers and performers discuss/talk about the violence and how to cure it.

                                     Come out and Support!


                                             May 24, 2013

                               Alcott High School : 2957 N. Hoyne

                                               5:15 pm- 6:45pm

                To RSVP or info on performing contact Maya Tatum

                                 email –

                                       phone – 312- 493-4583




Radio interview

Today at 3:00 pm on 91.5 FM WBEZ radio station a Project Orange Tree representative, Chelsea James and Lupe Fiasco will be doing a informational interview about Project Orange Tree. Tune in. 

Fasting and Celebrating!

April 1st Chicago State University is opening their doors to us and the community to break fast and celebrate what we are accomplishing with this awareness campaign. During that time there will be poetry and other activities, Please Join Us at

 Cordell Reed Student Union Rotunda, Chicago State University

9501 S. King Dr. Chicago, IL 60628 

6:30pm – 9:00pm

Hope to see you there in orange!

Sharing your Support

Please document and send to us your pictures (via email, twitter, or instagram) wearing orange from April First to April 4th (hashtag #ProjectOrangeTree on twitter and instagram)