Editor, Margaret's Place
About this community:
Currently reaching kids in nine schools and two community centers in New York, New Jersey and California, Margaret’s Place, a tribute to Joe Torre’s mother, Margaret, provides middle and high school students with a “safe room” to talk to each other and a professional counselor trained in domestic violence intervention and prevention about violence-related issues.
For more information about the foundation, go to joetorre.org.
About the editor:Margaret’s Place Counselors are beacons of hope for students struggling with violence in their homes, schools and communities. The counselors are daily reminders that there is help and that these young people are not alone.