Hip-hop fundraiser aims to take down gun violence

In an unusual combination, hip-hop artists and Lincoln Memorial Hospital are teaming up to take down gun violence.The Guns Down, Life Up! campaign will feature

THE BRONX - In an unusual combination, hip-hop artists and Lincoln Memorial Hospital are teaming up to take down gun violence.

The Guns Down, Life Up! campaign will feature a number of hip-hop artists spreading awareness about gun violence, something the doctors at the hospital know all too well.

Doctors at the hospital say that it never gets easier treating all of the gunshot patients.

The fundraiser will take place at the Paradise Grand Theatre on Friday.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Volunteers repaint Bronx River Community Center
News 12 The Bronx hit the streets to 2 Word on the Street: People who take selfies
Police say a 23-year-old man was shot inside 3 Police: Man shot inside Bronx barbershop
Tips to stay commited to your fitness resolution 4 Tips to stay committed to your fitness resolution
Human remains were discovered at a garbage transfer 5 Human remains found at Hunts Point waste station

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE