Teny Gross: The Importance of Being Civilized

Teny Gross, founder of the Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence, exudes passion. As a crusader for nonviolence, Teny and his streetworkers are igniting peace in urban Providence. Never shying away from the hard truths about the violence epidemic worldwide, Teny inspires hope while pulling on your heartstrings.

About Teny Gross


Teny Gross is the executive director of the Institute for Nonviolence Chicago, a new support to reduce violence in the city’s most violent neighborhoods. A veteran of the Israeli Defense Force, Teny began his career in ending violence in the UnitedRead more

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