Urban Peace Squad operates as a 501(c)3 through parent company Liberation Prison Yoga.
All donations for Urban Peace Squad can be made here.
Maya Carr (Creative Director) is the creative force behind Urban Peace Squad's promotional material. A Camden, NJ native and founder of Around The Way 501(c)3.Maya dedicates her time to taking a culturally relevant approach to enriching the lives of young women in urban areas through educational projects and identity development workshops. Maya studied radio, television and film production at Rowan University.
Kelly Jinks (Organizational Development) is the writing powerhouse for Urban Peace Squad. Kelly is a native of Mount Vernon, New York. Kelly is the founder of Journee Juice, a small business she dedicates to maintaining a healthier lifestyle. Kelly is a recent alumna of SUNY Purchase. Her studies include Journalism, Social Media and Arts Management.
Mimi Woods (Mental Health Specialist) is a licensed Social Worker, Certified School Social Worker and a Performance Artist. Using therapeutic techniques, education, art, culture and spirituality as the catalyst, Mimi is passionate and invested in creating transformative programs and events that will allow safe spaces for individuals. More specifically for Urban Peace Squad, she is committed to cultivating a culture that will allow discussion and healing around trauma and implementation of self care techniques and rituals.