About

Education on the death penalty and how to work on the transition from violence to healing

Nonprofit organization led by murder victim family members, founded in 1993.

We are working to abolish death penalty, to promote restorative justice, and to address all forms of violence worldwide.

“The answer is love and compassion for all of humanity" Bill Pelke, Founder & President

1. Led by murder victims' family members, joined by death row family members, family members of the executed, the exonerated, and activists

2. Conducts public education speaking tours and addresses alternatives to the death penalty

3. Committed to healing for victims and their families, and a restorative approach to criminal justice