They've been making a difference for almost two decades, giving a voice to those who've had it stolen away.
Sunday, the Partners in the Struggle organization celebrated its 18th anniversary.
Members gathered at the Sante Fe Restaurant on Music City Drive for food and fellowship.
Partners in the Struggle has supported the families of murder victims.
They have also spoke out against gun violence and senseless murders across the city.
Founder Earl Jordan honored 12 people at Sunday night's ceremony for their support over the years.