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Will Keeps, a rapper/R&B artist out of Des Moines, Iowa who was raised on Chicago's South side uses his talent to empower youth and promote anti-violence. In November Keeps started the  "Starts Right Here" movement, an educational and mentorship program to help at-risk metro youth.  Keeps has also worked with youth at the Polk County Juvenile Detention Center.  


Due to COVID-19, visits have been temporarily suspended. Parents/guardians may contact the Program Administrator, Dan Larson at (515) 286-2100 to arrange for a virtual visit.