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Help me publish my book of stories and insights from 25 years of reducing violence in Boston and cities around the country.
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    The Courage 101 Package

    By supporting at this level, you will get a personal note of thanks and my gratitude. You'll also get regular updates on my book and related projects through the My City at Peace newsletter.

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    The Digital Courage to Listen Package

    Along with everything in the Courage 101 package, get a special digital copy of my new book The Courage to Listen!

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    Nothing Says Courage Like a Hat Package

    Embrace peace in your community with a stylish "I Have The Courage To Listen!" hat along with a digital copy of my book. Free Shipping in the United States.

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    Get Your Courage in the Mail Package

    Get a signed, hardcover copy my new book The Courage to Listen delivered to your door! You will also get a digital copy of the book. Free shipping anywhere in the United States.

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    All You Have to Do is Listen Package

    Receive a special audiobook, a hardcover copy and a digital copy of my book The Courage to Listen. Free shipping anywhere in the United States.

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    Give Us a Hand Signature Package

    With this package, you'll get:
    • A hand-signed hardcover copy of The Courage to Listen shipped to your door!
    • The digital version of The Courage to Listen
    • The audiobook version of The Courage to Listen
    • Free shipping anywhere in the United States.
    • Your name mentioned in the Acknowledgement section of the book

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    The Excellent Listener Package

    With this package, you'll get:
    • One I Have the Courage to Listen hat
    • A digital copy of The Courage to Listen
    • 2 hand-signed hardcover copies of The Courage to Listen
    • The audiobook version of The Courage to Listen
    • Free shipping anywhere in the United States.
    • Special mention in the Acknowledgement section of the book

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    The Season of Peace Package

    This package includes:
    • 15 hardcover copies of The Courage to Listen
    • The Courage to Listen Audiobook
    • Participate in an invite-only online workshop that will outline the Season of Peace process with practitioners who have created their own SOP program in their city
    • Come to the annual Season of Peace conference hosted in Las Vegas as my personal guest!
    • Free shipping anywhere in the United States for the books. The conference offer does not include the costs of travel or accommodations. We will contact you about the dates and venue for the annual event.

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    A Peace Audit for Your City

    Sponsor a My City At Peace diagnostic assessment of your community. This is a process where a MyCAP team:
    • Interviews a select cross-section of your community including clergy, police leadership, as well as other community leaders and residents
    • Informal interviews with community members: Barbershop sit-downs, walking, riding and talking with rank and file police officers
    • Hosts an open invitation clergy meeting
    • Provides a map of the situation and a proposed course of action for engaging your community in the learning and building peace
    • Also includes 10 signed copies of The Courage to Listen book and an Audiobook of The Courage to Listen
    • Free shipping anywhere in the United States. The books will ship in October. We will contact you to schedule the dates for the audit.

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