South Omaha Violence Intervention and Prevention (SOVIP) is holding it's first annual Back to School Bash to promote peace, education and community on Saturday August 2, 2014.
SOVIP is a group of committed public and private entities who have come together to develop solution, interventions and prevention strategies to reduce gang influence, violence, and related crime in the South Omaha Community.
The Back to School Bash runs from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm and will feature free backpacks and school supplies, free food, music, games, bounce house and other family activities.
The event will takes place at Strattford Square Complex – 6836 South 27th Street, Omaha, NE.
The SOVIP collaboration meets every second Wednesday at the South Omaha Library from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm and meetings are open to the public.