Danville gang prevention program earns state recognition
Program won award from Virginia Municipal League
DANVILLE, Va. – A program to help reduce gang activity in Danville is being recognized.
Project Imagine has won the Virginia Municipal League's top award for innovative solutions by a local government.
It's a nine-week program that offers life coaching and allows at-risk teens to work for a city department and earn money.
The goal is to show them they can be successful without being in a gang.
The next session is scheduled to start Monday.
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