Deeply saddened and disturbed by the outrageous crime, large high school dropoutrates, and the rising teenage pregnancy within the Chicago area. Our companies fully understand thatone of the biggest problems with the youth in Chicago is violence, dropout rates, and teenage pregnancy. We believe it is a cultural issue with pivoted around idleness. Our organizations are of the view in order curb violence in Chicago; there is a need to engage the youth in activities that allow them to focus their time and energy on positive movements. We will offer numerous opportunitiesat the event to recognize different forms of arts programs, groups, and companies they can joininstead of being a part of violence. The event will be used as one of many platforms of changing aculture through positive music from listed artists and art forms. It will also inspire the youth to succeed in school, and promote awareness regarding Chicago’s violence.