BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Mothers came together Saturday in Birmingham to honor the children they’ve lost to gun violence.

The event was called “Stop the Bleed,” and it was held in the Parkway Square parking lot on Center Point Parkway.

CBS 42 is partnering with Birmingham Times and on a project called “Beyond the Violence.” We’re joining our media partners in examining causes, effects, and potential solutions to gun violence in the community. The ultimate goal is to make a difference in saving lives.

Viewers should stick with CBS 42 News for the latest on this ongoing project.