A Chicago woman who was shot to death on Friday night after returning home fromÂ an anti-violence fundraiser had dedicated her life to the local community, her family said in a statement.
Leonore Draper, 32, had attendedÂ A Charitable Confection prior to her violent death from an apparent drive-by shooting while exiting her car outside her home. Chicago teenagers organized the anti-violence group Project Orange Tree to initiate efforts and to combat all forms of violence in their communities.
â€śWe believe it quite ironic that Leonoreâ€™s life ended violently when she was so committed to the betterment of our community,â€ť her family said in a statement on Sunday.
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