06/07/18  •  Des Moines

Learning to listen

William Holmes aka Will Keeps saw a friend murdered by a rival gang at the age of 15.

From the event: Blended

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Will Keeps

Will Keeps is a rapper and former gang member. After being beaten almost to death at age 15, Will moved to Des Moines where he began performing and mentoring youth. In a world where violence and hate are far too common, Will believes it takes an entire community to make positive change.

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