She founded the online Village of Mothers and Fathers Support Group and The No Weapon #1Life Empowerment Foundation, whose focus is to end gun violence through training and education. She is a volunteer with the Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and a founding member of local grassroots organizations to educate young people, including the No More Bloodshed Peace Walk Movement and One Houston One Hood School Empowerment Initiative. Kemp previously worked on the management teams of various non-profit organizations. Calandrian Simpson Kemp has been married for over 20 years to George Kemp Sr. and is the mother of one daughter, a step-mother, and a grandmother of eight. She lives in Houston, TX.