On Sunday September 17th, we were joined by mentors, trainers, volunteers, donors, board members and more. We enriched our connections through playing activities, telling our stories and celebrating Play for Peace’s accomplishments.
Klub Inteligencji Katolickiej is a key Play for Peace partner organization. According to KIK - " KIK was founded in 1956 and is one of the oldest associations in Poland. From the beginning of its existence, KIK was an organization gathering Christians who wanted to change the world around them for the better.
A heartfelt salute to PFP community member, Anser Javeed, for his extraordinary work that shines as a beacon of compassion and unity. In the face of a deeply tragic incident that rocked Pakistan, he journeyed to the heart of a community in crisis to bring a message of peace.
Over the past two and a half decades, our mission has been rooted in a relentless pursuit of spreading compassion, love, and peace across the world. We have tirelessly strived to connect communities, bridge divides, and empower youth with the tools to transform conflict into cooperation.
We can be emissaries of hope, wielding the power of empathy to heal the wounds that divide us.
Play for Peace meet Future Chefs in Boston, According to Yasmin Hussain, “Play for Peace methods and activities were an integral part of the success of the recent four day orientation for the Future Chefs Summer Job Program.”
Play for Peace, an experiential peace education organization, has been dedicated to promoting social justice and equity for the past 25 years. As part of our commitment to ongoing reflection, we continuously seek to stay up-to-date with the latest approaches to systemic change.
Our organization is thrilled to welcome Vinaya, our new volunteer from India, who brings a strong passion for making a positive difference in the world. Vinaya's decision to join us was influenced by her desire to create change and impact lives.
Their innocence, curiosity, and boundless potential drive progress, challenge norms, and shape a better world. Investing in their education, health, and well-being is a moral imperative and a strategic decision for society's advancement.
Engaging in meaningful activities brings purpose and fulfillment to your life. It goes beyond distractions and contributes to overall well-being. They also lead to a state of flow, boosting productivity and fulfillment.
We would like to take a moment to express our heartfelt appreciation to our incredible board member, Ron Kovich, whose unwavering dedication and generosity have made a significant impact on the lives of countless children who have been suffering.
Children deserve to experience the joys of childhood, regardless of their circumstances. Sadly, many face challenges like poverty, conflict, or illness that limit their opportunities for happiness and growth. But together, we can make a difference!
International Women's Day for Peace and Disarmament is a momentous occasion that highlights the pivotal role of women in promoting peace, resolving conflicts, and advocating for the elimination of weapons worldwide.
Experience the magic of Play for Peace firsthand and support the Craig Legacy Project. The Craig Legacy Project empowers young peacebuilders globally, perpetuating Craig's teachings for generations.
The World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, also known as Diversity Day. It encourages individuals and communities to recognize the value of cultural diversity and work towards building more inclusive societies.
Maintaining a healthy work-life balance is crucial for our overall well-being and happiness. In today's fast-paced and demanding world, it's easy to get caught up in work and neglect our personal lives.
Trainer, Andres Armas, just recently brought Play for Peace to a new community in Guatemala and said this is “Play for Peace in action. Youth have the right to live in peace. Let's give them those spaces of happiness.”
Today, on Global Accessibility Awareness Day, we celebrate our progress towards a more inclusive and accessible world while also recognizing the work that still needs to be done.
Peace begins within each individual, for external turmoil and conflict often stem from the discord within ourselves. Cultivating inner harmony, compassion, and understanding radiates outward, creating a ripple effect that can transform societies and nations.
Now they are ready to lead 14 summer camps with Polish and Ukrainian children to spend time together, integrate, and get to know each other! Currently, there are reports and concerns about discrimination against Ukrainians in Poland.