Better Philly host, Renai Ellison talks with Michael Norris and Erin Trent, Art-Reach executive director and Community Director Villa, about William Penn High School student's Art-Reach projects on violence. Michael explains what the project is about and how the students are to execute it. Erin explains what the Art - Reach program is and how it helps the community. If you would like to know more about the Art - Reach program, log on to: or

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