Violence prevention, education and intervention for youth, young adults, families and community organizations


Posted by on Feb 7, 2014

On March 26th Mothers in Charge collaborated with the Federal Bureau of Investigation Community Outreach  to honor women in Law Enforcement! Our keynote speaker was U.S. Attorney...

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From Dorothy's Desk

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013

Revisiting an article from this past Mothers’ Day. From an article by – Solomon Leach,  May 13, 2013 “MANY MOMS spent Mother’s Day either relaxing or...

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Posted by on Dec 19, 2012

by Dorothy Johnson-Speight, MHS, LPC. From Faces of Courage My son Khaaliq was my firstborn, my only son. As a parent I wanted him to have the best. I wanted him to be a productive...

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Grief Support Program

Grief Support Program

Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in collaboration with Mothers In Charge Providing a Grief Support Program for Families Affected by Violence Every 1st and 3rd Saturday (see MIC calendar ) 3:00-4:30 pm Info Contact: Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church 2800 W. Cheltenham Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19150 Rev. LeRoy Miles- 215-276-7200, ext. 3735 Or contact Mothers In Charge...

2014 National Conference

Register now for the 2014 Second Annual Conference: The Cost of Pain.
May 12-14, 2014. Register at

Advocating for Common Sense Gun Laws

On Saturday, November 16, 2013, Ms. Dorothy Johnson-Speight will be one of the featured speakers at the Stefan Presser Memorial Social Justice Shabbat 2013: “Advocating for Common Sense Gun Laws!” This event will be held at the Germantown Jewish Centre: 400 West Ellet Street, Philadelphia, PA  19119. Ms. Johnson-Speight will be joined by Dr. Cheryl...