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Click below to view 2007 commitments by world region:

Africa -  Asia -  Australia and New Zealand -  Europe - 
Middle East
 -  North America -  South and Central America -  Worldwide 


Africa

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Cameroon
 Yaounde
Group name: Cameroon Association for the Protection and Educat
Group size: 10
Contact person: Ajomuzu Collette Bekaku
Phone: +237 2030163/77
Website: www.capecam.org
  Awareness event
We will be projecting a presentation on Mother Theresa as a model of peace to leaders especially to presidents of youth organisations in Yaounde, then will be followed by a painting competition on peace for children, a night virgil, peace exhibition, and peace doves.
 Cameroon
 Yaounde & Kumbo
Group name: Life & Water Development Group - Cameroon
Group size: 25
Contact person: Peter Njodzeka
Phone: +237 77 71 62 8
Website: www.lwdgc-africa.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
LWDGC is organization in December 2007, health training program for the kids, HIV/AIDS awareness, water related issues, painting and drawing etc...
 Congo, Dem Rep of
 Kinshasa
Group name: Eglise Presbyterienne de Socopao Limete
Group size: 4.000
Contact person: Rev Ditu Batupu Abel
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
On this day, 7 churches join the Socopao church . On the 16 of September, delegates will be sent to all these churches to prepare them for the day with one message, peace for the world:violence worldwide, Congo facing tensions. On 20th, we have conferences on peace, violence, abuse ...
 Democratic Republic of Congo
 Kitwe
Group name: fondandation de la paix mondiale africa
Group size: 200
Contact person: Mukhuta Muhiana
Phone: 00260-977-844-7
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
dear friends for peace, good celebration date 21st september 2007. Lets say wok hard to change the people of the world. Peace, love and unity be with you.
 Egypt
 CAIRO
Group name: 
Group size: 50
Contact person: COSMO VITTORIO SPADAVECCHIA
Phone: 002022682.43.51
Website:
  Awareness event
To gather representatives of different Sudanese associations, present in Cairo, and to create awareness about peace in ourself, among the different families and tribes from Sudan, and to establish good relationships between Egyptian and Sudanese people.
 Ghana
 Accra
Group name: Peace Projects Secretariat
Group size: 
Contact person: Azoska Simeone
Phone: +233-244-920973
Website: www.knust.edu.gh/peace
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 Ghana
 Kumasi
Group name: Peace Projects Secretariat
Group size: 
Contact person: Azoska Simeone
Phone: +233-244-920973
Website: www.knust,edu,gh/peace
  Awareness event
A peace vigil around at the World Heriatge Peace Pole Garden at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,Kumasi A peace symposium at Tamale
 Ghana
 Tumu, Upper West Region
Group name: Peace Clubs Network - Sissala East District
Group size: 350
Contact person: Mr Charles Fio, GES, Tumu, Sissala East District
Phone: 00233 756 91019
Website:
  Awareness event
Peace clubs will hold series of Drama/Poetry competetitions with Peace as theme. Peace day will be climaxed mini durbar and route march with call on traditional authorities and local Government to be proctive in ensuring peace in conflict prone communties for sound development of all peoples, partciularly children.
 Liberia
 Monrovia
Group name: Community Development Outreach (CDO), Inc.
Group size: 15
Contact person: Vita Ishmael Tue
Phone: +231-5-619-445
Website: N/A
  Less than 24-hour Community event
1. Community Peace Tree planting campaign 2. Students Interactive forum on the importance of maintaining world peace. 3. Liaising with other community-based,and local otganizations in carrying out community works in observance of the International day of Peace.
 Nigeria
 
Group name: African Foundation for Peace and Love Initiatives
Group size: 5,000 +
Contact person: Reverend Titus K. Oyeyemi
Phone: +234-1-792-8774
Website: http://www.africanprojectsforpeace.org
  
Seminars, workshops, street peace rallies involving various proactive grassroots peace clubs: KAYERO and KAIROS Peace and Love Clubs, Youth Peace Alliance Clubs, African Children of Peace Clubs, City Peace Clubs in several parts of Nigeria. Mobilization of Royal Fathers, Local Government Chairmen and Women, Media, Religious and Community Leaders.
 Nigeria
 AAbuja
Group name: 
Group size: 50
Contact person: Solomon A.Olowoofoyeku
Phone: +2348055064819
Website:
  Awareness event
lectures, workshops and enlightenment. Peace Awards to youth leaders.That is ,youth that maintain peace in their domain
 Nigeria
 Abuja
Group name: Teachers Without Borders
Group size: 500
Contact person: Raphael Ogar Oko
Phone: 234-8050894106
Website: www.teacherswithoutborders.org
  Awareness event
We shall use the opportunity of this year's event to present our proposed strategy to create a culture of peace in the Niger Delta as well as launch the Campus Peace Education Initiative
 Nigeria
 Bayelsa
Group name: Green Earth For Great Minds Initiative
Group size: 9
Contact person: Green Earth For Great Minds Initiative
Phone: +234 8034371811
Website:
  Awareness event
 Nigeria
 BORI-OGONI
Group name: Ogoni Youths Interaction Network (OYIN)
Group size: 60
Contact person: Nwiabu Legborsi
Phone: +234-0803-312-1
Website: Nil
  24-hour Community event
  We shall partner with the OGONI CHRISTIAN PROJECT to offer prayers in all the churches and vigil in KPEAN TOWN that was destroyed on September 21,1993 during the Ogoni/Andoni crisis
 Nigeria
 Calabar
Group name: African Peace Councle
Group size: more than 300 people
Contact person: Archibong Edem
Phone: 08055864680
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
gather all the member in one assembly, educate, preach on the significant of peace in a society.
 Nigeria
 IJU ISHAGA LAGOS
Group name: PEACE PALS CLUB - KIDSLAND SCHOOL, IJU ISHAGA
Group size: 16
Contact person: OLAITAN IBIYEMI
Phone: 2348034147451
Website: none
  Awareness event
 Nigeria
 Imo and Enugu States
Group name: Universal Peace Federation, Nigeria Imo State Chap
Group size: 200
Contact person: His Royal Highness Eze Dr. Mike O. Ebighi
Phone: 234 8033646990,
Website: Nil
  Awareness event
Peace Walk, Youth and Peace Seminar, Recognition and conferment as Ambassadors for Peace to people whose life made difference in community peace and States
 Nigeria
 Kano
Group name: Peace Club
Group size: 75
Contact person: Barikis Usman & Femi Sodipo
Phone: 0803 728 4057
Website:
  Awareness event
A celebratory event at the British Council Kano by the Peace Club members such as, Paper Presentation on peace, Drama, Cultural Display, Poems, Dancing /Singing.
 Nigeria
 Kano
Group name: Peace Initiative Network
Group size: 150
Contact person: Michael Femi Sodipo
Phone: +234 805 321 21
Website: www.peaceinitiativenetwork.org
  Awareness event
Awareness creation and sensitization to mark International Day of Peace in Kano Nigeria
 Nigeria
 Lagos
Group name: PAN AFRICAN NETWORK OF LEADERS
Group size: 75
Contact person: Chijioke Andrew Ezeanwu
Phone: +234-1-4804134
Website: www.bc-interaction.org/Panel
  
It is called the AFRICAN ROAD RALLY covering 19country in Africa. it is a road based initiative for Peace, Unity, Security and Connectivity in Africajngs
 Nigeria
 Lagos
Group name: PAN AFRICAN NETWORK OF LEADERS
Group size: 75
Contact person: Chijioke Andrew Ezeanwu
Phone: +234-1-4804134
Website: www.bc-interaction.org/Panel
  
It is called The African Road Rally which is a road based event covering 19 Countries in Africa. Its obejective is to create awareness for Paece, Unity, Security and Connectivity in Africa
 Nigeria
 Lagos
Group name: GLOBAL PEACE ALLIANCE (NIGERIA)
Group size: 35
Contact person: Pastor Julius Oguntola
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
We continue to create awareness in Lagos
 Nigeria
 LAGOS
Group name: WORLD PEACE SOCIETY OF NIGRIA
Group size: 5000
Contact person: MR LIADY WAKEEL OLAWALE
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
to make nigria a place of peace
 Nigeria
 Owerri
Group name: Religious Youths Initiative in Nigeria
Group size: 400
Contact person: Norris Nwansi Esq.
Phone: 234 (0) 803 708
Website: www.uri.org
  
Public Awareness as usual with more CBO, FBO, and NGO Coalition. A March Of Peace (MOP) and Recognition Award for Peace and Peae Declaration by the Speaker of the State House of Assembly.
 Nigeria
 Owerri
Group name: Holiness Evangelicsitc Church, Owerri
Group size: >1000
Contact person: His Lordship Bishop K. Eboh and Norris Nwansi Esq
Phone: 0803 708 4992
Website: www.peacefederation.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Join with Religious Youths Initiative, and UPF Eastern Nigeria in the program planned by the Joint Cttee as well as observing a Peace Candle Night on the Peace day proper.
 Nigeria
 UMUAHIA
Group name: Youth peace Initiative
Group size: 2
Contact person: Ikechukwu Alpha
Phone: 23407034936864
Website:
  Awareness event
We want sensitize the youths in the Niger-Delta on the need to cease fire in Porthacourt and Warri Bayelsa States and the creeks
 Rwanda
 Kigali
Group name: Family
Group size: 30
Contact person: Charles NKAZAMYAMPI
Phone: + 250 08353800
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
me ands my fmily have accepted to host a 15 vulnerable boys that leave at the center of peace in Kigali for feeding, entertainment and music, just to instil peace of mind to these children.
 Rwanda
 Kigali / Rwanda
Group name: Amahoro Great Lakes ASSOCIATION
Group size: 1200
Contact person: Mutesi gasana
Phone: +250 08354020
Website: -
  Awareness event
a sports tournament, music, dances and poetry will be done and this will bring together children from rwanda, burundiand DRC. A very big concert and feeding of 400 street children will be organised.
 Senegal
 Dakar
Group name: ADHA
Group size: 8
Contact person: Djibril Balde
Phone: +221 301 14 98
Website: www.adhda.over-blog.com
  Awareness event
We are going to focus a particular attention during this day on peace in Darfur. We will have interviews at radio stations and publish articles and address recommendations for peace in some unstable countries in Africa. We will also mention the situation of youths in Africa and refugees and IDPs.
 Senegal
 Dakar
Group name: Balde
Group size: 8
Contact person: Djibril
Phone: +221 301 14 98
Website: www.adhda.over-blog.com
  
We believe that African youths should be involved in decision-making process but also in the peace process and the conflict resolution. For they constitute more that 55% of the populations. The advocacy for the ratification of the Pan-African Youth Charter by African States can strengthen peace in Africa.
 Sierra Leone
 Freetown
Group name: Sierra Leone Action Network on small Arms (SLANSA)
Group size: 30+
Contact person: Florella Hazeley
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
OPEN FORUM WITH A CROSS SECTION OF THE COMMUNITY ON THE NEED TO SUSTAIN OUR HARD EARNED PEACE.DISTRIBUTE FLYERS AND POSTERS ON THE BENEFITS OF PEACE AND SECURITY AS AGAINST THE FRAGMENTATION OF COMMUNITIES IN THE ABSENCE OF PEACE. RADIO/TV DISCUSSIONS WILL PRECEED THE OPEN FORUM.
 Somalia
 Hargeisa
Group name: Somaliland House of Elders
Group size: 186 including 86 Mps
Contact person: Hassan Horri
Phone: 2522 4139970
Website: www.guurti.org
  Awareness event
  commemoration of the day at the House of Elders "Guurti" together with the civil society and U.N agencies
 Somalia
 muqdisho
Group name: somali youth alliance
Group size: 80
Contact person: S Y A
Phone: 00249121065290
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Hi all my name is khaled i am leader of somali yuoth alliance
 South Africa
 Durban
Group name: Manning Road Methodist Church
Group size: 700
Contact person: Rev Roger Scholtz
Phone: +27312028262
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
On 21 September our church will hold a 12 hour prayer vigil, including 3 times of corporate prayer in the sanctuary at 6am, 12 noon and 6pm. For the rest of the day individuals will pray either at work or at home or at the church.
 Tanzania
 Kilimanjaro
Group name: Roots and Shots Peace Day Kili Climb 2007
Group size: 10
Contact person: Michelle Lim
Phone: +255 (0) 787349
Website: www.rootsandshoots.com
  Awareness event
10 Roots and Shoots members representing 5 continents will bring 2 Giant peace doves to the 'roof of Africa' Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise awareness of the conflicts in Africa and to raise funds for the Roots & Shoots/UNHCR Program at the Lugufu Refugee Camp
 Togo
 Atakpamé
Group name: Association CRAC(Cercle de Réflexion et d\'Action
Group size: 75
Contact person: Yves-Matthieu AMEWU
Phone: 
Website: www.ongcrac.populus.ch ou www.cooperation.net/crac.html
  
Organiser la journée dans la Commune d\'atakpamé avec 04 organisations non gouvernementales de paix et de démocratie.
 Tunis
 Tunisia
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Aisha Ayari
Phone: +21623293343
Website:
  Awareness event
Observance of the International Day of Peace through a poem written and declaimed by a young author (Leila Ghandi) during a regatta for peace ("La Route d'Elissa",July 2007), to suggest as being THE UN Poem to be declaimed in Geneva this very day.
 Uganda
 Kampala
Group name: APCP-Africa Network of Peace and Conflict Manageme
Group size: 37
Contact person: Shabnam Olinga
Phone: 
Website: n/a
  
writing supplements in the papers, and holding pubplic dialogue on the subject of peace.
 Uganda
 kampala
Group name: Kabarole Research& Resource Centre and Rwenzori Fo
Group size: 0ver 1000
Contact person: Godfrey Rugumayo/Victoria Namugga
Phone: +256 772 315433
Website: www.krc.or.ug
  Awareness event
Dialogue event in Kasese on resource conflicts, justice issues and country relations.
 Uganda
 Masaka
Group name: Conflict Prevention and Peacbldg Agency (COPPA-Uga
Group size: 20
Contact person: Matovu Abdallah Twaha
Phone: +256772680353
Website:
  Awareness event
  Visiting the community of Bukoto Mid-West Constituency torn by local and national elections
 Zambia
 kitwe
Group name: fondandation de la paix mondiale africa
Group size: 200
Contact person: John Mukhuta Muhiana
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
THE POWER OF CREATIVITY No one wants to admit that the difficulties they now force are of their own making. peace,love and unity
 Zambia
 Lusaka
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Edwin Zulu
Phone: 260-978-565173
Website: www.zamcom.smetoolkit.org
  
We will work with local Ambassodors of peace awardes to have a day of peace celebrations and presentation at Lusaka

Asia

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Bangladesh
 Dhaka
Group name: Neighbor for Peace
Group size: 40
Contact person: Md. Golam Mostofa
Phone: 880 2 9883998 
Website: -
  Awareness event
Organize seminar & peace rally. Planning to do some events with school children.
 Bangladesh
 Dhaka
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 70-100
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Burmese in Bangladesh commemorating IDoP and pray for Burma.
 China
 Hong Kong
Group name: Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong
Group size: 300
Contact person: Eric Wong
Phone: +852 2783 3369 
Website: http://www.ymca.org.hk
  Awareness event
We are organizing a ¡§Culture of Peace Campaign ¡V Snapshot for love and peace photography competition¡¨ press conference cum ¡§The 1st Hong Kong Pinwheels for Peace Day¡¨to raise public awareness and promote the message of peace and harmony in response to the United Nations International Day of Peace.
 China
 Mai Ja Yang
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 200
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Combined with some religious activity.
 Guam
 Talafofo , Guam
Group name: Notre Dame High School : Campus Ministry
Group size: 50
Contact person: Barbara Lambor - Hagel , SSND
Phone: 6717891676 
Website:
  Awareness event
Prayer service for the whole student body , awareness events with students and the wider community. Join the world community in observing the few minutes of slience @ noon on September 21
 India
 bangalore
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: sudevan
Phone: 08028432955 
Website:
  Awareness event
avoid conflict
 India
 Chennai
Group name: Religious Youth Service International (RYS)
Group size: 1000
Contact person: Shine Jose
Phone: 0091 9884451461 
Website: www.rys.net
  Awareness event
The main aim of RYS, is to bring all people from all walks of life and building a team to promote peace. RYS, believes to commemorate the IDP. Peace initiatives could be taken and policy can be drawn of how peace and development can go together in India.
 India
 Chennai
Group name: Isha Foundation
Group size: 250,000+
Contact person: Kumar
Phone: +919443731964 
Website: www.ishafoundation.org
  24-hour Community event
   Isha Gramotsavam: a celebration to share the joy of transformation in rural areas. September 23, 2007, Anna University Playgrounds, Guindy, Chennai. The event includes: Rural Olympics, Cultural Show, Rural Food Festival, Launch of 25 million Tree Planting Initiative, & Mahasathsang with Sadhguru. Program flyer: http://www.ishafoundation.org/eflyers/gramotsavam.html
 India
 Delhi
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 80
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Burmese in Delhi to raise awareness about peace in Burma and to pray.
 India
 Hathras
Group name: Seksaria Sushila Devi Public School
Group size: 500
Contact person: Mr. Amit Sehgal, Principal
Phone: +91-9411804872, 
Website:
  Awareness event
We installed Peace Pole at the School Entrance, Sung Peace Prayers, Fly Off the White Balloons, did plantation, students decorated the pots with peace message, organised Cultural programmes with message of peace, had Speeches & decorated the whole School with Peace messages on 21st Sept. 2007.
 India
 Hyderabad
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Anil Pradad Bandela
Phone: +919885371788 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
 India
 Jamkhed, Dist. Ahmednagar, Maharashtra
Group name: Comprehensive Rural Health Project
Group size: 25
Contact person: Connie Gates
Phone: 
Website: www.jamkhed.org
  Awareness event
 Commit morning devotions to prayers for peace, especially for Europe, focus of World Council of Churches' Decade to Overcome Violence 2007, using their liturgy, and sing "Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace"; representing Nepal, Burma ethnic groups, Korea, IvoryCoast, Germany, US, India (Mizoram, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, including tribals, Dalits).
 India
 Jammu Kashmir
Group name: JAMMU KASHMIR JOINT FRONT
Group size: 70
Contact person: RAJA ASLAM PERVEZ KHAN
Phone: 9410987895 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
 Jammu Kashmir a dispute between India and Pakistan has witness bloodshed for last 17 years,even three wars were fought on the issue,we are encourging a solution of dispute through peace and dialouge.
 India
 KALYANI
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Dr SAMARESWAR DATTA
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
let peace everywhere,let all of us work together for peace, in any form, for the suffering humanity without any personal gain,heart within and GOD over head
 India
 Mumbai
Group name: HUMANITY FOUNDATION
Group size: 100
Contact person: Sanjay Shinge
Phone: 9820828398 
Website:
  Awareness event
WE have Plam to organise a Peace March , Then singing Peace Songs , Taking the Oath of Peace.
 India
 Mumbai
Group name: Service Civil International-India
Group size: 25
Contact person: Jayaprasad Kumar
Phone: 02502325112 
Website: www.sciint.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Gather on this day and collectively pray for the well being and harmonious life all fellow men. Discuss on strategies to keep this spirit on going.
 India
 Mumbai
Group name: 
Group size: 100
Contact person: Dichwalkar Kishor Sitaram
Phone: 9820243775 
Website:
  Awareness event
 Would like to create awareness amongst the Students of my college and friends about peace and how to bring it in practice in their own ways.
 India
 Raipur
Group name: Religion of youth
Group size: 3000
Contact person: Dr.Jawahar Surisetti
Phone: 
Website: www.religionofyouth.com
  24-hour Interfaith observation
We have started Gyaandaan on 21st Sept. WE have collected 1000 books on the first day itself. This is a unique library and helpline for the needy which will issue books to poor children who are from disadvantaged groups and lack resources and opportunities.
 India
 Shahkot
Group name: All India Sikh Students Fed.(Grewal)
Group size: 476
Contact person: Amandeep Singh Ahluwalia
Phone: 
Website:
  
free my pleant from violence
 India
 Shahkot
Group name: UNESCO Club
Group size: 256
Contact person: Harpreet Singh Ahluwalia
Phone: 
Website:
  
Int. Peace and mutual understanding is my first and last priorty
 India
 Shahkot
Group name: Youth Welfare Club(r)
Group size: 50
Contact person: Davinder Singh Ahluwalia
Phone: 9888060931 
Website: www.youthwelfareclub.page.tl
  Awareness event
 We will do every efforts for Int. Peace and Mutual understanding accross the borders
 India
 Shahkot
Group name: All India Sikh Students Fed. (Grewal)
Group size: 476
Contact person: Amandeep Singh ahluwalia
Phone: 919815126367 
Website:
  Awareness event
   we proposed awareness and prayer event for Int. Peace Day Sep.21st, 2007
 India
 Shahkot
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Davinder Singh Ahluwalia
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Programme in Gurdwara and Temples
 India
 Shahkot_144702
Group name: 
Group size: 109
Contact person: Harpreet Singh ahluwalia
Phone: 9888060931 
Website: youthwelfareclub.page.tl
  Awareness event
Arrange A rally in City with politicial, relious peoples
 India
 Tiruvuru
Group name: 
Group size: 400
Contact person: AVVARI SHOURI
Phone: 
Website: www.ideas-ngo.in
  Awareness event
we would like to bring around 400 children at one place and give them candels and light them up and share the improtance of peace and non-violence to them. and share the lives of mahatma gandhi, martin luther king jr., and people who sacrificed for the sake of peace.
 Indonesia
 Jakarta
Group name: GKN Malam Perdamaian Indonesia
Group size: 20
Contact person: Aryawirawan Simauw
Phone: 62.852.155.5865 
Website:
  
  We will request the Indonesian people to Praying and Fasting for Peace for 24 hours. We will also make a Friday Prayer, Inter Faith Refelection, Peace Reception, Peace Candlelight, Peace Concert and Peace and Fun Night in 30 capital of 30 province in Indonesia.
 Indonesia
 Kottarakkara
Group name: URI South India Region
Group size: 200
Contact person: Dr. Abraham Karickam
Phone: 91-94465 93013 
Website: www.wfism.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Peace rally with the support of many NGOs
 Japan
 wakayama
Group name: heiwa
Group size: 
Contact person: maiko takenaka
Phone: 819021023577 
Website:
  Awareness event
we will get together to pray for peace and share our love to make this world more peace
 Malaysia
 
Group name: YES-AFS Alumni
Group size: 
Contact person: Yah Tyng
Phone: 0162518514 
Website: www.exchanges4peace.org
  Awareness event
Sign up!!!! To support peace.. at www.exchanges4peace.org
 Malaysia
 KL
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 30
Contact person: Col Ramli H Nik
Phone: +603-2161-2960 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We will get together to pray for peace and share our love to make this world more peaceful through Peace education and bridging the gap between faiths
 Malaysia
 KL, Taiping, Seremban
Group name: MIN, INSaF, MIYC, TPI, UPF, SCI (Service Civil Int
Group size: 750
Contact person: Rajaratnam, Dr John, Angie Tan, Beh YT, Stephen Na
Phone: +6019-223-1551 
Website: www.scimalaysia.org
  Awareness event
 2 days Peace awareness activities including Interfaith prayers, Peace Convoy, recognistion of Peace Ambassadors, launching of the 99 culture for Peace, planting a Peace Pole. Held over 3 sites - KL, Taiping and Seremban.
 Malaysia
 Kuala Lumpur
Group name: Malaysia Community Welfare and Charity Services (C
Group size: 500
Contact person: Rajaretnam Armuggan
Phone: +60342955023 
Website: www.miyc.org.my
  Awareness event
Peace Convoy from KL - Taiping - KL, on 20th - 21st Sept.Peace Gathering at Dataran Merdeka,KL on 20th and at Taiping Peace Pole & Seremban Mall on 21st. call Raja 019-3151177
 Malaysia
 Kuala Lumpur
Group name: Malaysia Indian Youth Council (MIYC)
Group size: 500
Contact person: Rajaretnam
Phone: +60193151177 
Website: www.miyc.org.my
  Awareness event
Peace Convoy KL-Taiping-KL. Peace gathering at Dataran Merdeka on 20.09.2007- 8.30am, Taiping lake Garden- 3.00pm, Call me 4 info 0193151177
 Malaysia
 Taiping
Group name: The Taiping Peace Initiative
Group size: 100 +
Contact person: Beh Yang Toh
Phone: 60195503450 
Website: www.everlastingpeace.net
  Awareness event
Candle lighting and releasing of doves
 Mongolia
 Ulaanbaatar
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Bishop Wens Padilla
Phone: 976-99111242 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Visiting and Praying with different religious communities/sects/churches in Ulaanbaatar. Vigil ends up at the public square for different religions represented to strike the 'peace bell'.
 Mongolia
 Ulaanbaatar
Group name: Service For Peace Mongolia
Group size: 100
Contact person: Erdenebulgan Ochirbat
Phone: (976)-9926-9396 
Website: www.sfpmongolia.mn
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Minute of Silence in high schools, Pinwheels for Peace, Serve 1000 poorest people in the metropolitan area with medical treatment, Peace Bell Ceremony at the Central Square
 Myanmar
 Yagon
Group name: MACY
Group size: 5
Contact person: Pau Kap Thang
Phone: 95-01-510877 
Website:
  Awareness event
 Nepal
 Kathmandu
Group name: Peace and Social Justice Centre ,Nepal
Group size: 500
Contact person: Shreeram Lamichhane
Phone: 00977-1-4479638 
Website:
  Awareness event
we would like to inform you that we are working for peace .Peace Day Sep.21st, 2007 we are going to Organize seminar & peace rally. Planning to do some events with school children ,youth group and for all.
 Nepal
 Kathmandu
Group name: Global Network for Nonviolence
Group size: 
Contact person: Sagar Gurung
Phone: 
Website: www.gn-nonviolence.org
  Awareness event
Peace Marathon/Lectures/Mobile exhibitions on nonviolence and children art competitions starting 19-21 September, Kathmandu, Nepal.
 Other
 Afghanistan: Kabul, Bamyan, Balkh, Herat
Group name: Cooperation Center for Afghanistan (CCA)
Group size: 450
Contact person: Sayed Abdullah Ahmadi
Phone: +93-700294693 
Website: www.cca.org.af
  Awareness event
 
 Pakistan
 
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 25
Contact person: Gen. Khalid Kibriya
Phone: 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We will get together to pray for peace and share our love to make this world more peaceful through Peace education and bridging the gap between faiths
 Pakistan
 Lahore
Group name: IARF Pakistan
Group size: 37
Contact person: Sardar Sikander Singh
Phone: 00923327500456 
Website: www.geocities.com/iarfpakistan
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
We all IARF Pakistan Sikh Youth Federation member spend peace vigil program with IARF founding president Dr.Jefferson Ghauri
 Pakistan
 Lahore
Group name: CEPISCCOM International
Group size: countless
Contact person: Gabriel G. Nicholas
Phone: 
Website: www.cepisccom.trusty.com
  
Disabilty upgradation through computer literacy and skill development. CEPISCCOM stands for Computer Education Promotion in Special and Common Community.
 Pakistan
 Lahore
Group name: Unitarians in Pakistan
Group size: 522
Contact person: Rev. Inderias Dominic Bhatti
Phone: 0092-42-8487287 
Website:
  
salute to UN pledge!!! Three activities would be from our group; Thoughts of Peace, Words of Peace and Gestures of Peace in Lahore, Pakistan.
 Pakistan
 Sargodha
Group name: International Association for Religious Freedom-Ba
Group size: 17
Contact person: Dr.Shahida Shujah
Phone: 00923327500456 
Website: www.geocities.com/iarfpakistan
  Awareness event
We all IARF Pakistan Bahai member conduct program for awareness of religious peace with IARF founding president Dr.Jefferson Ghauri
 Pakistan
 Sargodha
Group name: International Association for Religious Freedom
Group size: 26000
Contact person: Dr.Jefferson Tasleem Ghauri
Phone: 0092.300.600.76 
Website: www.geocities.com/iarfpakistan
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
 IARF Pakistan will celebrate the peace day 21 September in all Pakistan with all Pakistani religions. Islam, Christian, Sikh, Hindu and Bahai
 Pakistan
 Sargodha
Group name: IARF Pakistan - Muslim Group
Group size: 75
Contact person: Qari Mullana Abdul Qayum
Phone: 00923468600949 
Website: www.geocities.com/iarfpakistan
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
We all Ahle Sunat Ul Jamaeet Hanfi member spend peace vigil program with IARF Pakistan founding president Dr.Jefferson Ghauri
 Philippines
 Cagayan de Oro City
Group name: Balay Mindanaw Group of NGOs
Group size: 80
Contact person: Belle Garcia
Phone: 
Website: www.balaymindanaw.org
  
Forum on the Human Security Act: A Curtailment of Basic Human Rights.We call everyone to UPHOLD CIVIL LIBERTIES and OPPOSE THE HUMAN SECURITY ACT
 Philippines
 Digos City
Group name: Fleur-de-lys Centre for Peace, Inc.
Group size: 300
Contact person: Donato A. Flordeliza, Jr.
Phone: 6324378762 
Website: http://www.centre4peace.ph
  24-hour Community event
Centre for Peace, Digos City officials, Rotary Club of Digos, religious and other organizations presents “Kalinaw Panaghoy sa Mindanaw...” (Mindanao Cries for Peace!) in Digos City Sept. 19 to 21. Media launching (20th), essay-writing for high school and on-the-spot painting for elementary pupils (21st).
 Philippines
 Digos City
Group name: Fleur-de-lys Centre for Peace, Inc.
Group size: 300
Contact person: Donato A. Flordeliza, Jr.
Phone: 6324378762 
Website: http://www.centre4peace.ph
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Inter-faith Prayer for Peace in Mindanao
 Philippines
 Digos City
Group name: Digos City Partnership for Peace
Group size: 300
Contact person: Donato A. Flordeliza, Jr.
Phone: 6324378762 
Website: http://www.centre4peace.ph
  Less than 24-hour Community event
"Freeing the Doves" ceremony, signifying the people's desire to spread Peace in Mindanao
 Philippines
 Digos City
Group name: Digos City Partnership for Peace
Group size: 100
Contact person: Bernardo Quipit, Jr.
Phone: 
Website: http://www.centre4peace.ph
  
Signing of the Digos City "Peace Declaration" signalling the birth of the Digos City Partnership for Peace. Petition City Council to pass a resolution declaring Digos City as a City of Peace.
 Philippines
 Duamguete City
Group name: Metro Dumaguete Roadrunners Club
Group size: 15
Contact person: Paultom Paras
Phone: 
Website: www.dgterunners.com
  
Starts with a clean-up drive, community feeding, gift giving, cultural exhibiit, poster making, inter-faith peace prayer rally and a peace run.
 Philippines
 Jacobabad
Group name: Community Development Foundation
Group size: 25
Contact person: Mohammad Jan
Phone: 92-722-650841 
Website:
  Awareness event
 Philippines
 Manila
Group name: World Forum for Democratization in Asia
Group size: 100
Contact person: Ruby Rose Lora
Phone: +63-2-435-2900 
Website: www.wfda.net
  
At the conclusion of the WFDA second biennial conference on 21 September, we will hold an "Inter-faith Prayer for Peace and Democracy," and we will adopt a joint declaration on democracy and peace.
 Philippines
 Quezon City
Group name: Fleur-de-lys Centre for Peace, Inc.
Group size: 100
Contact person: Donato A. Flordeliza, Jr.
Phone: 6324378762 
Website: http://www.centre4peace.ph
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Inter-Faith Prayer for World Peace The Quezon City Partnership for Peace will hold an Inter-faith Prayer for World Peace at the Rotary Peace Monument inside the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City Philippines on Sept. 21. You may wish to visit http://www.qcpartners4peace.110mb.com/
 Philippines
 Quezon City
Group name: Fleur-de-lys Centre for Peace, Inc.
Group size: 100
Contact person: Donato A. Flordeliza, Jr.
Phone: 6324378762 
Website: http://www.centre4peace.ph
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
The Quezon City Partnership for Peace will hold a symbolic Freeing of the Doves ceremony, signifying the triumph of Peace in the world, at the Rotary Peace Monument inside the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City Philippines on Sept. 21. You may wish to visit http://www.qcpartners4peace.110mb.com/
 Philippines
 Zamboanga City
Group name: 
Group size: 4
Contact person: Abduljaman Damahan
Phone: +63629830418 
Website: http://www.mdce-ph.com
  Awareness event
Our group is committed to share and participate in the International Day of Peace Vigil, wherein how the importance of human live created by the Almighty. Then by a mere of different belief, culture, tribes and nationality it becomes divide and distinct from one another...
 Philippines
 Zamboanga Sibugay
Group name: Educators-Students Peace Advocates (ESPA)
Group size: 100
Contact person: Sr. Mary Grace de Guzman,SFIC
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Interfaith Peace Awareness Program for educators and students. Seminar-Workshop for Peace Advocates on the Culture of Peace.
 Taiwan
 Pingtung Wanchin
Group name: Wanchin Basilica
Group size: 400
Contact person: Ruben Martinez
Phone: 88687832005 
Website:
  Awareness event
Prayer for peace in family, religions, country and the world
 Thailand
 
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Paktaporn Sewatasai
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Praying and performing in the same directions for worldwide peace as need to see “unity in diversity”.
 Thailand
 Border Area
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 1,500
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
This would be in 5 different regugee camps on the border.
 Thailand
 Chiang Mai
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 400
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
This is combined activity of interfaith and community event.
 Thailand
 Mae Sot
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 200
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Combined activity of community and awareness raising event.
 Thailand
 Phuket
Group name: Jungceylon
Group size: 100+
Contact person: Mark Kingpayom
Phone: +66 (0) 2663 75 
Website: www.jungceylon.com
  24-hour Community event
We'll have a 10 meter long Peace Wall, that’s open to the entire public to come and write a message, paint a picture, or express in anyway what peace means to them and how they can touch someone else in the world.
 Thailand
 Sangklaburi
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 200
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
In a refugee camp where people from Burma being sheltered.
 Thailand
 Sangklaburi
Group name: Women's League of Burma
Group size: 150
Contact person: Myint Myint San
Phone: +66 89 668 7695 
Website: www.womenofburma.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
In a school where Burmese refugees have been sheltered.
 Timor Leste
 Dili Timor Leste
Group name: World Vision Timor Leste
Group size: 500
Contact person: Jon Engwall
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
Youth Peace Forum on 20Sept. and Peace Day events at Dili Peace Park all day on 21 Sept. Prayer, music, arts, drama, guest speakers, pinwheels, and community garbage clean up!
 Vietnam
 Ha Noi
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Nguyen Ha Phuong
Phone: 084987985987 
Website:
  24-hour Community event

Australia and New Zealand

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Save the Children Australia
Group size: unknown
Contact person: Joan O'Connor
Phone: 83381777 
Website: www.savethechildren.org.au
  
Save the Children Australia are developing the UN Global Peace School Program. We are celebrating International Peace Day at Thebarton Senior College in SA as the school will become an official UN Global Peace School. The schools attending will be supplied with a pack of peace-building activities.
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Bahai Community
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
An hour of inspirational readings and music on Peace and Harmony. The Baha'i community has dedicated its monthly public reflection gathering (Soul Food) in September to the INTERNATIONAL PEACE DAY. DATE: 16 September TIME: 11.00 - 12.00 PM VENUE: Art Gallery of South Australia (Hall across the Restaurant)
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Graham F. Smith Peace Trust Inc & Psychologists fo
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Members/delegates from Peace, Human Rights, Environment and other solidarity organisations to Commemorate the IDP on Friday 21 September from 5pm to 7.30pm at 213 Gover Street, North Adelaide. To meet, talk, network, demonstrate solidarity, eat, drink and most importantly to share successes, hopes and aims for the future.
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Sophia
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 8373 3781 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
"Let's Talk about Peace" Quiz night Sophia: Saturday 22nd September, 7-10pm. Admission $10, Conc $8, Children Gold coin. Tea/coffee provided. Please bring a supper plate to share. Address: 225 Cross Rd, Cumberland Park. Driveway entrance western end of Cabra College. info@sophia.org.au
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Women's Silent Vigil. To mark IDP, one-hour silent vigil for women on Wednesday 26th September on steps of Parliament House in Adelaide. 5pm - 6pm. Join women with vision of world without war, with banners: "Women Against War", "Women in Black", "International Day of Peace". Please wear black clothing.
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: YHA SA and TAFE SA Adelaide Centre for ARTS
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Join us to celebrate the International Day of Peace at the launch of an exhibition of photographs. When: 6pm Friday, 21st of September Where: Adelaide Central YHA, 135 Waymouth St. RSVP: Tanya Schroeder on 08 8414 3001 or tanya@yhasa.org.au by Friday 14th of September, 2007
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Flinders University Multi-Faith Centre
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 85564732 
Website:
  Awareness event
Flinders University Central Library will have a multi-faith display in the foyer to celebrate the International Day of Peace from the perspective of many different faiths/beliefs/philosophies. Display will be from 17 - 27 September.
 Australia
 Adelaide
Group name: Beautifulmind Beautifulworld Peace Through Prosper
Group size: 
Contact person: Elizabeth Young
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
95 SOUTH TERRACE, ADELAIDE. 21 Sep, 10.00am - 5.00pm. The day will feature: · Sale of hand made cards with a peace theme · Sale of hand embroidered products from BEAUTIFULMIND BEAUTIFULWORLD · Traditional Ethiopian coffee making ceremony – with an opportunity to enjoy Ethiopian coffee and snacks
 Australia
 Brisbane
Group name: International Day of Peace Alliance
Group size: 15
Contact person: Richard
Phone: 0412 189 787 
Website: www.idpa.org.au
  
Awareness raising and event facilitation across Brisbane and Australia
 Australia
 Brisbane
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Karen Boswell
Phone: 
Website:
  
pray the rosary on 21st sept., and dedicate it to international peace
 Australia
 Brisbane
Group name: Multi-Faith Centre, Griffith University
Group size: 
Contact person: Prof. Toh Swee-Hin (S.H.Toh)
Phone: +61-7-3735-7053 
Website: http://www.griffith.edu.au/centre/mfc/
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
 On Sept 17th, over 200 elementary/high school students with their teachers and 50 faith and community leaders celebrated IDP 2007 with a program including: a multi-faith prayer service; students'creative performances in song, drama and dance; peace messages written by the students; and an interfaith peace chant.
 Australia
 Melbourne
Group name: Cabrini Health
Group size: Not known
Contact person: Mary Rowe
Phone: 
Website: www.cabrini.com.au
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith service-at Cabrini Health Malvern Chapel, 183 Wattleree Rd, Malvern Victoria 20th September at 5:30pm
 Australia
 Melbourne (Belgrave)
Group name: Belgrave Community Arts Partnership
Group size: 15
Contact person: Neil Bateman/Janine Watson
Phone: 0400-609-130 
Website: www.belgravearts.com
  Awareness event
Meditation morning & afternoon with ceremony and 'Peace-Art'
 Australia
 Mornington
Group name: Benton Junior College
Group size: 580
Contact person: Paula Tuck
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Benton Junior College will mark International Peace Day in multi-age fellowship groups. Children will stop at 12:00 for a minute of silence followed by a peace pledge. The ceremony will close with the children singing 'Under the Southern Sky'.
 Australia
 Perth
Group name: Greens WA
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website: www.wa.greens.org.au
  Awareness event
  2007 Bridging Dinner Join us for a delicious vegetarian buffet, music and speakers reflecting on peace and bridging of cultural divides. Friday 21 September, 6.30pm Annalakshmi Restaurant Barrack Street Jetty, Perth Tickets - $30 waged/$25 unwaged For more details, phone Greens office on 6365 2131
 Australia
 Sydney
Group name: H.B.Education Services
Group size: highest possible num
Contact person: Helen Black-McCahon
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
"Peace is a flower that blossoms in our Heart".Following Time Zones,Peace Flowers will be coloured in by individuals & at gatherings.Email Helen for your B&W copy of "Peace Flower".Will add a creative response at Your PeaceDay gathering.
 Australia
 Sydney
Group name: MINISTRY FOR PEACE-AUSTRALIA LTD
Group size: 100-150
Contact person: BIANNCA PACE
Phone: 0401 753 790 
Website: WWW.MINISTRYFORPEACE.ORG.AU
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
A tweleve hour continuous vigil beginning at 5am with Aboriginal Elder performing a smoking ceremony, the arrival of the World Peace Flame. Groups Presenting are: Brahma Kumaris, SG Aust Buddhists,Bahai's, Uniting Church, Jewish Social Justice Committee, Quakers, Affinity Muslim Group, Sikh Community, Pax Christi and many more.
 Australia
 Sydney
Group name: Sikh Kirtan Prachar Mission of Australia
Group size: 250
Contact person: Kulbir Singh malhotra
Phone: 
Website: www.communilink.org.au/puratanragi
  Less than 24-hour Community event
On 23rd Sept, we will arrange special prayers for world peace in our Gurudwara. Our several youth choir groups (age between 5 years & 25 years) will also participate in the 12 hour vigil at Victoria Park, Sydney on 21st Sept. from 2.30pm to 3.30 pm.
 Australia
 Sydney
Group name: Hands of Help
Group size: 45
Contact person: Ben Mathews
Phone: 
Website: www.handsofhelp.org
  Awareness event
Meditation
 Australia
 Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth
Group name: Shri Ram Chandra Mission
Group size: 150
Contact person: Danielle Smith
Phone: 
Website: www.srcm.org
  Awareness event
SRCM, associated NGO with UNDPI, is a NPO providing training & education in spirituality Events will include: film, guests speakers & a 15 minutes prayer/meditation for brotherhood and peace SYDNEY: 21/9 6-8pm: Mill Hill Centre, 31-33 Spring Street, Bondi Junction MELBOURNE: BRISBANE: PERTH:
 New Zealand
 Auckland
Group name: United Nations Association of New Zealand (Nth Reg
Group size: 20-1000
Contact person: Laurie Ross
Phone: (09) 811 8696 
Website: www.unanz.org.nz
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Celebration of New Zealand's Nuclear Free Zone (20th Anniversary)and Auckland Peace City Declaration with Members of Parliament and Mayor Hubbard. Also Exhibition opening 'Creating a Culture of Peace: The Right to Human Security'produced by Soka Gakkai with music and choirs from the Auckland Interfaith Council.
 New Zealand
 Auckland
Group name: The Peace Foundation, Aotearoa New Zealand
Group size: 
Contact person: Margot Pakenham
Phone: 64 9 373 2379 
Website: www.peace.net.nz
  Awareness event
The Peace Foundation Aotearoa New Zealand will be holding an information stall at Auckland University of Technology in order to support the UN International Day of Peace.
 New Zealand
 Christchurch
Group name: Christchurch City Council, World Peace Bell Associ
Group size: 
Contact person: Barbara August
Phone: 
Website: www.ccc.govt.nz/Christchurch/PeaceCity
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Mayor hosted event. Planting of camphor tree (gift from city of Nagasaki,Japan, ringing of World Peace Bell, declaration of city becoming a Rotary City for Peace, bestowing Peace Award, launching a Peace walk, floating 1000 candles in Avon River
 New Zealand
 Dunedin
Group name: University of Otago Foundation Studies Ltd
Group size: 200
Contact person: Robyn Murray
Phone: 64-3-479-5709 
Website:http://www.otago.ac.nz/foundationstudies/news/index.html
  Awareness event
International Students, as well as high school students from around Dunedin will come together at 12noon at the Dunedin International Peace Pole at the Otago Museum to host an hour long concert. Mayor Peter Chin, and other local dignitaries will be in attendance
 New Zealand
 Kapiti Coast. New Zealand
Group name: Kapiti Interfaith
Group size: 30
Contact person: Norman Wilkins
Phone: 6449025807 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Locally represented faith groups coming together for quiet meditation, readings, music
 New Zealand
 Wellington
Group name: St. Andrew's on The Terrace - Social Justice Group
Group size: 15
Contact person: Pete Cowley
Phone: +64 (4) 934-622 
Website: standrews.org.nz
  Awareness event
We will hand out Peace Day brochure and make peace pin-wheels to display outside the church and to give away to people.
 Other
 SUVA
Group name: femLINKPACIFIC - The Blue Ribbon Peace Vigil
Group size: 10
Contact person: Sharon Bhagwan Rolls
Phone: 
Website:
  
We will stage a commemorative peace vigil on 21 September again in Suva as we have done for the last 2 years; this will also be part of our ongoing weekly silent vigil in response to the military takeover of a democratically elected government on December 5th, 2006

Europe

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Albania
 Tirana
Group name: Family and Media
Group size: 3
Contact person: Kozeta Zavalani
Phone: 
Website: www.kozetazavalani.com
  
 I am Journalist and author, chair of Association "Family and Media - The power for Change" Tirana, Albania
 Austria
 Salzburg
Group name: Austrian Network for Peace and Nonviolence, Salzbu
Group size: 
Contact person: Elisabeth Riedl
Phone: 0043 650 885 19
Website: www.friedensnetzwerk.org
  
City Mayor receives at Mirabell , Wolf Dietrich Halle. Pax Christi, WFWP, Dynamic 5, AWDV, AAI, Schools Lositos painting exchange with African artists. Gong, Drumming at Peace pole (WPPS) presented to Dr. Schaden , first DoP. Secretary General Ban; Mayor; Interreligious representatives and NGO's light candle, Flag ceremony, Peace dance
 Austria
 Vienna
Group name: International Sri Deep Madhavananda Ashram
Group size: 200
Contact person: Yoga in Daily Life
Phone: +4315867445, +4
Website: www.yogaindailylife,org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
1) Planting of a Peace Tree in a Vienna Park in cooperation with the magistrat of Vienna district. 2) Inter-religious World-Peace Prayer with representatives of different religions at the Peace Tree.
 Austria
 Villach
Group name: Yoga in Daily Life
Group size: 
Contact person: Sadhvi Daya
Phone: +434242 257070
Website: www.yogaindailylife.org
  Awareness event
A peace-candle lightening on the main place of our village from noon till 5 p.m.
 Belarus
 Minsk
Group name: YPA "Altera"
Group size: 40
Contact person: Bobkov Kirill
Phone: +375297759351
Website: www.altera.by
  Awareness event
The lessons of peace in schools and universities; minute of silence; activities to inform society about the idea of IDP
 Belgium
 Brussels
Group name: Institute of Peace & Development ( INSPAD)
Group size: 20
Contact person: Tahir Tabassum Muhammad
Phone: 0032 472916252
Website: www.inspad.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
INSPAD Belgium is working for peace & Inter-faith we have commitment to continue our mission day and night for Peace Kingdom and religious co-existence & Understanding between all faiths and cultures.
 Belgium
 Brussels
Group name: Institute of Peace and Development ( INSPAD)
Group size: 150
Contact person: Tahir Tabassum Muhammad, Executive Director
Phone: 
Website: http/www.inspad.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
 Our NGO ready to spend more then 24 hours observation and awareness compagin in Europe. We like to work with you in future for world Peace,harmony and under-standing.
 Croatia
 Slavonski Brod
Group name: Primary School "Ivan Goran Kovacic"
Group size: 514
Contact person: Rozalija Baricevic
Phone: +385 035 447 31
Website: www.inet.hr/~osigk/
  Awareness event
September 18th, 2007 Integrated field trip lessons. Theme: Peace
 Croatia
 Zagreb
Group name: Croatian Union "Yoga in Daily Life"
Group size: 300
Contact person: Sadhvi Anand Puri
Phone: +385 1 492 11 0
Website: www.yoga-in-daily-life.hr
  
Peace prayer and meditation in 5 Croatian "Yoga in Daily Life" centres (Zagreb, Split, Rijeka, Pula and Èakovec)
 Cyprus
 Nicosia
Group name: Women's Federation for World Peace
Group size: 20
Contact person: Zoe Bennett
Phone: +35799182765
Website: www.womenaspeacemakers.org
  Awareness event
Meeting on the 12th of September to pronounce "My Pledge for Peace"
 Czech Rep.
 Karlovy Vary
Group name: Yoga in daily life Karlovy Vary
Group size: 10
Contact person: Ludìk Skoøepa
Phone: +420 603 216 94
Website: www.joga.cz
  
Meditation, prayer and lecture about world peace, tolerance and understanding in us and around us.
 Czech Rep.
 Prague
Group name: Spoleènost Jóga v denním životì
Group size: 150
Contact person: Vojtìch Havel
Phone: 
Website: www.joga.cz/praha
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Peace prayer, meditation, spiritual songs singing, spiritual lectures.
 Czech Rep.
 Strilky
Group name: Yoga in Daily Life society
Group size: 20
Contact person: Michal Prchlik
Phone: 573375300
Website: www.yoga.cz
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Open community event to emphatize the importance of World Peace and global responsibility withing the scope of humanitarian activities of Yoga in Daily Life organisations.
 Denmark
 Århus
Group name: URI Denmark
Group size: 15
Contact person: Lone Klemmensen
Phone: +4586361965
Website: www.uridanmark.dk
  Awareness event
Sounds from heaven A concert with international renowed artists from different religious background unites in the heart of the music with heavenly sounds.
 Denmark
 Århus
Group name: Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University
Group size: 100
Contact person: Viggos Simonsen
Phone: 86130121
Website: www.brahmakumaris.dk
  Awareness event
just a moment.... how inner peace can be found with very little effort - a moment's focus on yourself, by Denise Lawrence.
 Denmark
 Copenagen
Group name: Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University
Group size: 200
Contact person: Sonja Ohlsson
Phone: 33310421
Website: www.brahmakumaris.dk
  Awareness event
just a moment.... how inner peace can be found with very little effort - a moment's focus on yourself, by Denise Lawrence.Introduction by UN Association
 Denmark
 Copenhagen
Group name: International Church of Copenhagen
Group size: 35
Contact person: Chad Rimmer
Phone: 
Website: http://www.internationalchurch.dk/
  Less than 24-hour Community event
An ecumenical service of song and prayer.
 Estonia
 Tallinn
Group name: MyPacis.com
Group size: 50
Contact person: Frank
Phone: 
Website: http://www.mypacis.com
  Awareness event
Synchronised blogging (September, 11th-21st) about peace, remembrance and reflection
 Finland
 Joensuu
Group name: Environment Online - ENO
Group size: 100 000
Contact person: Mika Vanhanen
Phone: 
Website: http://www.enotreeday.net
  24-hour Community event
Children and youth plant trees for the environment and peace at schools around the world, starting from East and ending up in West. Schools from 104 countries will join this event.
 Finland
 Tampere
Group name: International Early Education Center
Group size: 110
Contact person: Shawn Rizzo/ Liliana Valencia
Phone: +3582220207
Website: www.englishplayschool.com
  Awareness event
Playschool, kindergarten with the help of High Students will have a peace parade around our neighborhood.
 France
 NICE
Group name: Centre Baha'i de Nice -- Nice Baha'i Centre
Group size: 100
Contact person: Mr. Rochan MAVADDAT
Phone: 
Website: www.Bahai.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
A l'occasion de la Journée Internationale de la Paix Musique, Chants et Prières pour la Paix Prières issues de différentes Religions et Spiritualités avec des intermèdes musicaux. Vendredi 21 Septembre 2007, à 20 h. Centre Bahà'i - 24 Rue Maréchal Joffre. NICE.
 France
 Strasbourg
Group name: Groupe local du MIR (Alsace)
Group size: 7
Contact person: Ingeborg
Phone: +33(0)388621529
Website:
  
21 septembre 2007 : VIGILE 19h à 21h Place de la République, STRASBOURG : Journée Internationale pour la Paix et la Non-violence (ONU) + conjointement Journée Internationale de Prière pour la Paix (COE) + occasion de signer pétition "Education à la non-violence et la paix à l'école"
 France
 Toulouse
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website:
  
 Germany
 Berlin
Group name: EKBO Dekade zur Überwindung von Gewalt
Group size: 8
Contact person: Rev. Lisa Kay C. Smith
Phone: 49)30) 243 44 4
Website: www.dekade.ekbo.de
  
21. September 2007 18:00 Uhr Gottesdienst Kapelle der Versöhnung Bernauer Straße 4 10115 Berlin-Wedding Berliner General Superintendent Martin-Michael Passauer "Es gibt keinen Frieden auf dem Weg der Sicherheit" Dietrich Bonhoeffer
 Germany
 Bonn
Group name: Peace In Action, PIA
Group size: 23
Contact person: Lena Freimueller
Phone: 0049-163-908729
Website: www.peaceinaction.net
  
HOT PEACES – PEACE-FOUNDERS ON THEIR WAY IN BONN, GERMANY - participative art project in public space 1. Visualisation- 29/08/07 Friedensplatz, B.v.Suttner- Platz 2. Action - 30/08/07@ Vivatstrasse/Friedensplatz, 2pm- 4:30pm 3. Interactive Exhibition - 21/09/07 @ Kunstmuseum
 Germany
 Bonn
Group name: Platform for the Peaceful Management of Conflict
Group size: 150
Contact person: Barbara Mueller
Phone: ++49.6543.98009
Website: www.konfliktbearbeitung.net
  Awareness event
Building Peace Worldwide - The International Day of Peace celebrations in Bonn. Three peacemakers will share their experiences and their work for peace: Guiamel M. Alim (Kadtuntaya Foundation Philippines, Florence Mpaayei (Nairobi Peace Initiative – Africa, Kenia), Bosiljka Schedlich (south east European Culture foundation bridging Berlin/Bosnia).
 Germany
 Hamburg
Group name: Yoga im taeglichen Leben e.V.
Group size: 50
Contact person: Christana Kircher-Silberstorff
Phone: 0049 40 5119074
Website: www.yogaimtaeglichenleben.de
  Awareness event
Peace meditation
 Germany
 Heidelberg
Group name: Association for arts, health and environment
Group size: 250
Contact person: Samuel J. Fleiner
Phone: +49 6223 970051
Website: www.kunst-im-klimawandel.de
  
Art exhibition with one world art, peace art and art for sustainability. 42 artists from 13 nations FE Ch Hoesli who makes human sculptures from expl bombs or artist group Boîtes de la paix. Ends oct 26.
 Germany
 Munich
Group name: Temple-Project Association
Group size: 200
Contact person: Gottfried Hutter
Phone: 0049-89-4471897
Website: www.temple-project.de
  Awareness event
As a teacher I will observe the International Day of Peace Vigil in class with inter-religious and inter-human invokations of empathy
 Germany
 Munich
Group name: The Temple Project Association
Group size: 200
Contact person: Gottfried Hutter
Phone: +49-89-44718971
Website: www.temple-project.de
  Awareness event
The pupils of two high schools will keep a day of awareness of peace in their personal life from waking up in the morning to going to sleep
 Germany
 Munick
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Thomas
Phone: 
Website:
  
  Participation in the "Living Mandala for Worldpeace"
 Germany
 Schweinfurt
Group name: Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirchengemeinde Christuski
Group size: 
Contact person: Pfarrer Martin Schewe
Phone: 0049972141101
Website: www.christuskirche-schweinfurt.de
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
 Hungary
 
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 20
Contact person: Istvan Kover
Phone: 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We will get together to pray for peace and share our love to make this world more peaceful through Peace education and bridging the gap between faiths
 Hungary
 Budapest
Group name: Jozsefvarosi Sc - Yoga in Daily Life National Cent
Group size: 
Contact person: Karoly Kovacs
Phone: 3614770033
Website: www.joga.hu
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Satsang for the peace in Ashram. Peace prayer, meditation, spiritual songs singing, spiritual lectures. (Satsang place: baross str. 121, Budapest)
 Hungary
 Debrecen
Group name: Ganga Circle of Friends
Group size: 25
Contact person: Tibor Kökény
Phone: 
Website: www.ganga.hu
  Awareness event
 Hungary
 Szeged
Group name: Yoga in Daily Life Society
Group size: 38
Contact person: Nawesh
Phone: 3662422368
Website: www.jogaszeged.hu
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
"Agni evening for the Peace". Talking and singing for the peace. (Program 20-9-2007; from 18:00)
 Ireland
 Dublin
Group name: Interfaith Roundtable
Group size: 15
Contact person: Sheikh Professor Shaheed Satardien
Phone: 353 879932581
Website: tstimes.ie
  Awareness event
Interfaith vigil
 Ireland
 Dublin
Group name: 
Group size: 15
Contact person: John O'Shaughnessy
Phone: +353 1 2043947
Website: www.wordsofpeace.net
  Awareness event
World peace begins with you Continuous filmpresentation about Prem Rawat and inner peace: Buswells Hotel, Molesworth St. Dublin 2, 5PM - 8PM. The possibility to experience fulfilment regardless of the ever changing circumstances in our daily lives and the practical way to reach this experience within yourself
 Italy
 bari
Group name: mongolfiera bari japigia
Group size: 
Contact person: annalisa evangelista
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
i\'m a shopping center manager with a private square (30000 metri quadri) which name is \"peace square\" from citizen vote. in this place every year we organize a \"make peace\" event who aims to sensibilize citizens in this problems.
 Italy
 Milan
Group name: Tent for Silence
Group size: 20
Contact person: Clara Achille
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
On September 21th 2007 in a square of Milano we shall prepare a Tent for Silence, a space which will be offered to all those who want to stop silently one alongside the other. The theme underlying the Tent and other intereligious initiatives is the Challenge of Hospitality
 Italy
 Ragusa
Group name: *Maunacenter* -- Interior Centre
Group size: 155
Contact person: Sasha and Renato
Phone: 3334689112
Website: http://www.maunacenter.com/
  Awareness event
 *Maunacenter* community,interior centre. Meditation,prayer,silence,indepth analysys meeting for the peace on earth,and pledge peace. 21/22/23 september Ragusa-Italy www.maunacenter.com We invite all you to come or to write your exsperiences. Shanti!
 Italy
 Rome
Group name: UPF of Rome, Church of Scientology, Berenice Assoc
Group size: 80
Contact person: Inferrera Antonio
Phone: +3934055338293
Website: peacefederation.org
  
Culture and Arts for Peace. We will do Art event, Music event,Break Dance, Indian Dance and peace poetry.
 Latvia
 Riga
Group name: "The Chalice of Peace" Fund LUX TV PROJECT
Group size: 25-30
Contact person: Yuri Kaida
Phone: 
Website: --
  
Action
 Netherlands
 Amsterdam
Group name: Elan Vital Nederland
Group size: 
Contact person: Bart Bender
Phone: 
Website: www.elanvital.nl
  
World peace begins with peace within yourself Continuous filmpresentation about Prem Rawat and inner peace. Bibliotheek Oosterdokseiland, 14.00-18.00hrs: the possibility to experience fulfilment regardless of the ever changing circumstances in our daily lives and the practical way to reach this experience within yourself, which is offered free.
 Netherlands
 Arnhem
Group name: War Requiem - Bridge to the Future
Group size: 
Contact person: Sophie Lambrechtsen
Phone: 
Website: www.conferentiebridgetothefuture.nl
  Awareness event
Peace Conference "Bridge to the Future: Reality or dream? about violence and climate." The conference is a future oriented contribution to the Airborne commemoration of the Battle of Arnhem and aims to build bridges between veterans and civilian peace builders.
 Netherlands
 Arnhem
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Zubin Westrik
Phone: 
Website: www.peaceplace.nl
  24-hour Community event
A public opportunity to meet and share Peace : ) with silence, song, dance, ritual. Come for a few moments, come for the day, come for 24 hours, what ever ; ) Come ; )
 Netherlands
 Den Haag
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Toon Vissers
Phone: +31 70 362 86 5
Website:
  Awareness event
 Netherlands
 The Hague
Group name: Haagse Quakers
Group size: 30
Contact person: Willem Furnee
Phone: 
Website: www.vriendenkring.info
  Awareness event
Workshop titled: Peace and safety by encounter. We designed a game to enable mutual encounter and to learn something about non violent conflict resolution.
 Netherlands
 Weesp
Group name: Mondiale Verbindingsstichting Zonneglossis
Group size: 20
Contact person: M.Misrahi
Phone: ++31294777002
Website: http://www.zonneglossis.tk
  Less than 24-hour Community event
To focus on peace we present the 21 a peace carpet. For a year did it grow from pieces cloth sent in by many people that made it to their personal statement. Everyone is welcome to see and listen. Location: church "Van Houten" at Weesp.
 Netherlands
 Zutphen
Group name: Vredesnetwerk Zutphen e.o.
Group size: 15
Contact person: Jan Scholten
Phone: 031 575 522249
Website: www.vredesnetwerk.nl
  24-hour Community event
we are a network of different groups, religious, political and other, that have held the 24-hours vigil since 2002. The program is very diverse; meditation, prayer, music, dance, poetry, discussion and several workshops. Also several activities in this ‘peace-week” (f.i. film, info corner in libraries, peace-meal)
 Netherlands
 Zutphen
Group name: Vredesnetwerk Zutphen e.o,.
Group size: 15
Contact person: Jan Scholten
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
we are a network of different groups, religious, political and other, that have held the 24-hours vigil since 2002. The program is very diverse; meditation, prayer, music, dance, poetry, discussion and several workshops. Also several activities in this ‘peace-week” (f.i. film, info corner in libraries, peace-meal)
 Norway
 Molde
Group name: Nordbyen Skole
Group size: 40
Contact person: IM Stenseth
Phone: 00 47 99 47 83
Website:
  Awareness event
We do peace activities: 1) care for myself , 2) care for others 3) care for nature. We hope it is e first step to get more classes, more schools and more cities in Norway commited to the culture of peace by celebration the 21 September.
 Poland
 WARSAW
Group name: Day Care Centre
Group size: 65
Contact person: WERONIKA MAJ
Phone: 
Website: http://www.wstumilowymlesie.pl/
  Awareness event
This year we organise CANDLE LIGHT VIGIL among the pupils of our day care centre and HOME FESTIVAL including: discussion on ways of peace building; art workshops; peace demonstration. We also aim to promote peaceful behaviour and make the local people aware of the 21st September as peace day.
 Serbia
 Novi Sad
Group name: Yoga in Daily Life Association - Novi Sad
Group size: 150
Contact person: Aleksandra Vujic
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Prayer and speeches on global peace, regional peace and peace within the communities as well as how to contribute to more peaceful solutions and peace in the region.
 Slovakia
 Martin
Group name: Yoga in Daily Life
Group size: 60
Contact person: Milan Sismis
Phone: 
Website: www.yoga.sk
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Imdividual medtitations and common satsang with a prazer for peace and non-violence
 Spain
 Barcelona
Group name: Comunitat bahá'í de Barcelona
Group size: 
Contact person: elisabeth
Phone: 0034 93 439 90
Website: www.bahaibcn.org
  
"El arte por la Paz" "L'Art per la Pau" 3 hours of music, poems, prayers and reflexions for Peace shared with people from divers beliefs and faiths Saturday, 29th of september - at 7 p.m. Bahá'í Center of Barcelona - calle Galileu 336
 Spain
 Barcelona- Catalonia
Group name: Unescocat- UNESCO Center of Catalonia - URI_Europe
Group size: 
Contact person: elisabeth A. Lheure
Phone: 00 34 934589595
Website: www.unescocat.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Special evening of prayers dedicated to “Peace To The World, Peace Of Mind And Peace In Our Hearts”, this special session will take place on the 20th of September with the participation of different religious traditions and will be hosted by the Brahma Kumaris.
 Spain
 CASTRIL, PROVINCE OF GRANADA
Group name: SPANISH ASSOCIATION OF YOGA PRACTITIONERS (AEPY)
Group size: 100
Contact person: ALISON CALDWELL
Phone: 627 66 88 37/95
Website: www.aepy.org, www.yoganatura.com
  
108 minutes of yoga exercises, breathwork, meditation on World Peace, workshop on our personal battle for inner peace, silent meditative walks in Nature. Talk on relationship between Yoga, Health and Nature, and its importance in the search for Peace.
 Spain
 Comunidad Valenciana, Cataluña, Andalucia, otras
Group name: Proyecto Avalon-Iniciativa para una Cultura de Paz
Group size: 250
Contact person: Elena Perez Martinez
Phone: +34678435242
Website: www.avalonproject.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
 75 minute vigil for peace with people from dofferent religions. UN secretary-general's message spreading. Reading of texts and works about peace and culture with children. Group meeting for preparing campaigns for peace and interreligious dialogue.
 Spain
 Seville and Valencia
Group name: Avalon Project - Initiative for a Culture of Peace
Group size: 150
Contact person: James
Phone: 
Website: www.avalonproject.org
  Awareness event
Prayer and meditation on world peace by groups in Barcelona, Valencia, Seville, Granada at various times in the day.
 Spain
 Zaragoza
Group name: Grupo Interreligioso de Oración por la Paz
Group size: 100
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Vigilia: Encuentro de Oración: 19,30h: Cantos, reflexión sobre la paz de corazón y la cooperación, textos de distintas religiones y movimientos sobre la Paz, gesto comunitario en circulo, oraciones espontaneas, oración de san Francisco, bendición
 Sweden
 Båstad
Group name: Bjäre Kultur och Meditationscenter
Group size: 8
Contact person: Maylie Andersson
Phone: +46-431-362404
Website: www.meditation.sverige.net/bjare/
  
The group members will not be able to meet this year so we will meditate and sound the Great Invocation during the day
 Sweden
 Hörby/ Malmö
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 75
Contact person: Eman Alkhamisi
Phone: +46-415-31 10 3
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We are planning on Prayer service and Meditation, Peace education, prayer and lecture about world peace, tolerance and understanding the benefit of building a Peaceful world with no violence
 Switzerland
 GENEVE
Group name: Une Voix pour la Paix
Group size: 
Contact person: Francine SECRETAN
Phone: 0 848 000 345
Website: contact-info.ch
  
DVD conference of Prem Rawat at the University of Peace of Florianopolis - Bresil for the Festival of Peace - at 20H00 followed by a light meal
 Switzerland
 Lausanne
Group name: Décennie Vaincre la Violence --Vaud
Group size: 6
Contact person: Eef Vogelezang
Phone: 
Website: www.protestant.ch/eerv/departementsoffices/dvv
  Awareness event
A 2-hour vigil service of prayer and text reading will be held on September 21, 2007 at Eglise St. François in the center of Lausanne from 16h00 to 18h15 to participate in the International Day of Prayer for Peace.
 United Kingdom
 Birmingham
Group name: Two Men, One Name, Two Books, One Message of Peace
Group size: 2
Contact person: Jim Parkes
Phone: 07895 050 900
Website: www.peacetakers.com
  Awareness event
We are holding a one minute silence at 12 noon outside in Chamberlain Square, Birmingham. You are invited to join with Birmingham's Lord Mayor, Councillor Randel Brew and 2 men both named Jim Parkes) and from 11:45am onwards.
 United Kingdom
 Birmingham
Group name: Two Men, One Name, Two Books, One Message of Peace
Group size: 2
Contact person: Jim Parkes
Phone: 07895 050 900
Website: www.peacetakers.com
  Awareness event
Friday 21 September 12:30pm-1:30pm Waterstones bookshop are showing support by sponsoring an author talk on the 2nd Floor the New Street store, Birmingham. The two authors taking part are both named Jim Parkes and both their books deal with the subject of peace (from two different perspectives).
 United Kingdom
 Brechin
Group name: Brechin Churches Together
Group size: 15
Contact person: David Mumford
Phone: 01356 622708
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
One hour vigil at Brechin Cathedral by the Peace Pole from 11-12am. Prayers, hymns, meditation and especial intercessions for peace in Jerusalem and Israel/Palestine
 United Kingdom
 Bristol
Group name: Barefoot Books
Group size: started at 2, but gr
Contact person: Dulseigh Pomerance-Trifts
Phone: 
Website: www.mybarefootbooks.com/dulseigh
  Awareness event
Growing a forest of Peace Trees. People are invited to decorate leaves with pictures and messages of peace. Also holding story telling events using the peace supporting book One City, Two Brothers by Chris Smith http://www.barefoot-books.com/uk/site/pages/productone.php?pid=2099
 United Kingdom
 Bristol
Group name: horfield quakers
Group size: 
Contact person: lorna thompson
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
two hour vigil
 United Kingdom
 Falmouth & Penryn
Group name: Penryn for Peace
Group size: growing daily
Contact person: Clare Tomlinson
Phone: 
Website:
  
We are Holding a Gig at Miss Pea(ce)pods in Penryn! The Three Daft Monkeys, The Local Heroes, Julian Gaskell & co. and Dub DJ Rory, along with projections & art installations. It will be free entry to raise awareness of International Peace Day.
 United Kingdom
 Halesowen
Group name: Two Men, One Name, Two Books, One message of Peace
Group size: 2
Contact person: Jim Parkes
Phone: 07895 050 900
Website: www.peacetakers.com
  Awareness event
We are giving a "joint" talk on Wednesday 12 September between 2pm-4pm at Shenstone Theatre, Halesowen. This event is being sponsored and promoted by Dudley Council.
 United Kingdom
 Huddersfield
Group name: Huddersfield Inter Faith Council
Group size: 15+
Contact person: Robin Bowles
Phone: 
Website:http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/community/localorgs/orgdetails.asp?OrgID=33
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
People of all faiths or none, are welcome to join us in a short reflection on Peace and in observing a minutes silence for peace at 12noon on Friday 21 September at Huddersfield Methodist Mission, Lord Street HD1 1QA
 United Kingdom
 Kinross
Group name: 1st Kinross Brownies
Group size: 25
Contact person: Mary Anne Kennedy
Phone: 
Website:
  
We are a group of young people in Kinross, a small town in Scotland. We are having an exhibition of peace poles which we have made ourselves in our local church(St. Pauls, The Muirs, Kinross).
 United Kingdom
 Leeds
Group name: Moving for Peace
Group size: unknown
Contact person: Linda
Phone: 
Website: www.MovingForPeace.blogspot.com
  Awareness event
School assembly about peace at local high school encouraging those who hear it to become more peaceful in themselves and to join in Moving for Peace by doing something for peace with others.
 United Kingdom
 London
Group name: YOUTH WITH A GLOBAL VISION
Group size: 120
Contact person: REV. CHARLES ADDOCO
Phone: 00442082628224
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Calling on community and faith groups and ethnic groups to hold a concert for the night.
 United Kingdom
 London
Group name: Christians Together in Camden
Group size: 
Contact person: Marion Hill
Phone: 
Website: www.ChristiansTogetherCamden.org.uk
  
Prayer with Songs from Taize with Christians from different churches using International Day of Peace prayers
 United Kingdom
 Manchester
Group name: Well Womans Centre
Group size: 15+
Contact person: Celia Stanford
Phone: 07949354942
Website:
  Awareness event
meditation, light a candle, dances of universal peace, peace bracelets, peace windmills. silences
 United Kingdom
 Manchester
Group name: St. James Church, Moss Side and St. Edmund's Churc
Group size: 200
Contact person: Sarah Bullock
Phone: 0161 226 1291
Website:
  
Service focussing on International Day of Peace on Sunday 16th September
 United Kingdom
 Penzance
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Eleanor Burne-Jones
Phone: 01736 362903
Website: http://eveningbeaches.blogspot.com
  
I will conclude a thousand hour prayer vigil for (ecumenical) church conflict transformation on this day, which has lasted for about a year, 2 - 3 hours a day. The last month will focus on wider conflicts where religious communities are involved.
 United Kingdom
 Portsmouth
Group name: Peace Cafe
Group size: 
Contact person: James Cartwright
Phone: 023 9283 0544
Website:
  Awareness event
Various activities taking place in the Peace Cafe including anti war songs, Make A Wish for the World, poetry and haiku readings, free tea tasting and talk by local herbalist, and much more!
 United Kingdom
 Rochdale
Group name: Peace Parade UK
Group size: 4
Contact person: John Farrington
Phone: 07910 532511
Website: www.peaceparadeuk.org
  24-hour Community event
Parade for Peace with Giant Peace Doves Observation of 1-minute silence at 12 noon College Peace Topic Q&A with students and VIP Guests panel Peace Concert
 United Kingdom
 Rochdale
Group name: Peace Parade UK
Group size: 1000
Contact person: John Farrington
Phone: 07910 532511
Website: www.peaceparadeuk.org
  24-hour Community event
Peace Parade with children fro every school led by Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Observe silence a 12 noon Peace Rally at Hopwood Hall College Peace Concert at Rochdale Town Hall
 United Kingdom
 Scotland
Group name: PEACE FOR THE WORLD
Group size: 263
Contact person: Raymond K
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
 United Kingdom
 Scotland
Group name: PEACE FOR THE WORLD
Group size: 263
Contact person: Raymod K
Phone: 
Website: www.pftw.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
We are organizing a global youths combined conferences taking place from October 2nd-11th 2007,Theme of the conference is CHRISTAIN, MUSLIM, WHITE OR BLACK, WE ARE ALL ONE. Great speakers from USA, EUROPE, ASIA, and AFRICA will be at hand to deliver speeches.
 United Kingdom
 St Albans
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Dany
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
 United Kingdom
 St Austell
Group name: Mount Charles Methodist Church
Group size: 100
Contact person: Dr Liz Burroughs
Phone: 01726 871211
Website: www.geocities.com/mountcharleschurch/
  Awareness event
 This is the first time we have done anything on this day. We plan an 8 hour peace vigil in the church plus a display of peace flags outside the church: local people will be invited to write their peace prayers on flags for display
 Wales
 Newport
Group name: Duffryn High School
Group size: 200
Contact person: Mrs Selina Wells
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Special High School Assembly for Year 7, with singing, Yoga and QiGong demonstrations and readings

Middle East

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Egypt
 Cairo
Group name: United Nations Youth Club and Rotaract Clubs
Group size: 50
Contact person: Mazhar El-Shorbagi
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Art meets Peace Exhibition is the 1st art exhibit by cancer childern, disabiltiy and deaf.
 Egypt
 Cairo
Group name: US Federation for Middle East Peace
Group size: 250
Contact person: Mr. AlFadaly
Phone: 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Share visions and lessons learned in the experience of trying to outlaw war and build a sustainable movement to create a peaceful world
 Egypt
 Cairo
Group name: United Nations Youth Club
Group size: 200
Contact person: Mazhar El-Shorbagi
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Art meets Peace Exhibition
 Iran
 Tehran
Group name: Tehran Peace Museum
Group size: 500
Contact person: Shahriar Khateri
Phone: 009821 22417327 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
Opening ceremony of the Tehran Peace Museum, Candlelit vigil, peace festivel, Peace art exhibition,
 iraq
 baghdad
Group name: iraqi civildialogue youth group
Group size: 1300
Contact person: wamith kassab
Phone: 009647901812137 
Website: www.iraqi-alamal.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
celibration of peaceday on the night of 20-9-2007 with the families of alkarada bombing victums,to honor peace as path of life not death and recounciling with your lost to build not destroy
 Israel
 Jerusalem
Group name: Interfaith Encounter Association
Group size: 4,000
Contact person: Dr. Yehuda Stolov
Phone: +972-2-6510520 
Website: www.interfaith-encounter.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Gathering of all 7 Jerusalem-based groups of the Interfaith Encounter Association, to experience peace in a Jewish-Muslim-Christian interfaith context. People from all 21 groups of IEA will be invited too.
 Israel
 Kiriat Bialik
Group name: Maagal Haor
Group size: 5-7
Contact person: Shulamit
Phone: 972-4-8747358 
Website:
  
1 hour
 Israel
 N've-Shalom/Wahat-El-Sallam
Group name: Israeli-Palestinian forum of the bereaved families
Group size: 500-600
Contact person: Hagit Ra'anan
Phone: 
Website: www.theparentscircle.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Palestinian-Israeli Bereaved Families Forum celebrate IDP by announcing yearly presentation of “Reconciliation Award” to people/Institutes whose activities are in the spirit of reconciliation. Meeting in N’ve-Shalom/Wahat El-Salaam with greetings, Arab-Israeli poems, music and "Reconciliation Award" ceremony.
 Israel
 Nazareth
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Kamel Barghouti
Phone: +972-505474551 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Activities for kids, lectures for parents, empowerment for women and workshops, bringing Muslems, Christians and Jewish together about the meaning of peace, love and reconciliation in the three holly books. sharing each other in our holly events like feasting Ramadan and the Jewish new year. and the Christ holiday.
 Israel
 Reshon le ziyon
Group name: Union Of Light
Group size: 
Contact person: Anat Dayan
Phone: 972-54-967562 
Website: http://web.2all.co.il/pathofheart
  Awareness event
Sunlight Peace - Peace circle on sea-shore- the peace in the world begin inside me. start at 10:30 am
 Israel
 Rosh Pina
Group name: The School of KabaLove
Group size: 100
Contact person: Rabbi Ohad Ezrahi
Phone: 972 (0)77-427-7 
Website: http://www.kabalove.net
  
Yom Kippur event with emphasis on world peace and inner peace
 Isreal
 Bethlehem
Group name: Youth develpment and Voluntary Work Association
Group size: 35
Contact person: Ahmad Kamal
Phone: (059) 810-8904 
Website: www.ydvwa.org.ps
  Awareness event
planting olive trees in areas close to the Apartheid wall
 Other
 Bet-Jallah
Group name: Bridges of Peace
Group size: 100
Contact person: Hagit Ra'anan
Phone: 052-2533240 
Website: www.Bridgesofpeace.org
  Awareness event
planting Peace Pole dedicate to Palestinians and Israelis are living peace in the middle east
 U. A. Emirates
 Dubai
Group name: Glenn Perry
Group size: 50
Contact person: Glenn Perry
Phone: 04-3964834 
Website: www.glennperry.com
  
Poetry for Peace: A Peace poetry will be held on the 21st September in Dubai at the Mazaya Centre at 7.00 pm. Glenn Perry and several Children will recite poems for Peace. Peace that is important for a better world that is free of violence, hate and war.

North America

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Canada
 Calgary
Group name: Project Ploughshares Calgary
Group size: 100
Contact person: Tracey
Phone: 270-7366 
Website: www.ploughsharescalgary.ca
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Walk for Peace Followed by Prayers, speeches, dances. Creating awareness about peace and homelessness.
 Canada
 East St. Paul
Group name: St. Catherine Anglican Church
Group size: n/a
Contact person: Rev. Kolleen Karlowsky-Clark
Phone: 204-668-9036 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
Prayer and meditation with readings and offerings from individuals or groups from the area.
 Canada
 Fredericton, N.B.
Group name: Project Ploughshares-Fredericton
Group size: 8
Contact person: Gloria Paul
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Children's Peace Choir singing 3 songs, including "No Wars Will Stop Us Singing" in Officer's Square in the City and speakers on related peace issues ...Raging Grannies also.
 Canada
 Halifax
Group name: Seton Spirituality Centre
Group size: 10
Contact person: Lorraine d'Entremont
Phone: 
Website: www.setonspiritualityctr.ca
  
Several hours of prayer for peace on this day were included in our fall programs. Centre staff and residents on sabbatical will join in prayer for peace.
 Canada
 London
Group name: Spirit of the Earth, The Living Centre
Group size: 12
Contact person: Shantree Kacera
Phone: 
Website: www.thelivingcentre.com
  Awareness event
You are a pathway to Peace! Sept. 21, Fall Equinox Celebration – A Celebration of Peace. Vegetarian Potluck 6:30. By Donation. Please bring a song or poem or story of peace. May Peace be With You! Lorenna and Shantree, Spirit of the Earth, The Living Centre & Living Arts Institute.
 Canada
 Ontario, North Bay
Group name: Sisters of St. Joseph of Sault Ste. Marie and Asso
Group size: several hundred
Contact person: Priscilla Solomon CSJ
Phone: 
Website:
  
A Prayer Service (4-5 p.m.) on Sept. 21 at St. Joseph's Motherhouse with the invitation to others outside North Bay to pray with the same prayer service at the same time or at another time on Spet. 21
 Canada
 Ottawa
Group name: AFM of Peace to the Whole World
Group size: varies
Contact person: Jeannette of Nazareth
Phone: 
Website: www.afriendlymessageofpeace.org
  
AFM of Peace concert Next concert will be on December 08, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. at the auditorium of the Ottawa Public Library (120 Metcalf St. at the corner of Laurier St. W.) in Ottawa, Canada
 Canada
 Powell River
Group name: 
Group size: ?
Contact person: Marie J. Major
Phone: (604) 413-1490 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Will be held at the Sikh Temple here. I just have been invited this morning, so I don't have any details yet. May most people attend different vigils in the world to enlighten those who still are in the dark. Peace is the only way.
 Canada
 Salt Spring Island
Group name: 
Group size: unlimited
Contact person: Terri
Phone: 
Website: www.saltspringweaving.com
  Awareness event
Weaving for Peace I will have my Saori Loom in Ganges on September 21 with a Peace Banner on it, inviting people to weave for Peace.
 Canada
 Southern Alberta, Red Deer
Group name: Natures Hand
Group size: 1
Contact person: Ed Jonas
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Ho there... heres my contribution to International Peace day a happy uplifting movin kinda music video youtube = http://youtube.com/watch?v=FA_bZLGuq_g Joyful Peace to all sir ed
 Canada
 Toronto
Group name: The Secret Expo
Group size: 600
Contact person: Yvette Murray
Phone: 416-966-2626 
Website: http://www.thesecretexpo.com
  Awareness event
Bijan who's goal for his teaching(s) is Peace. He will be speaking at the Secret Expo Sept 21st 7pm-10pm. More info: http://www.thesecretexpo.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=87&Itemid=124
 Canada
 Toronto
Group name: The Secret Expo
Group size: 100
Contact person: Yvette Murray
Phone: 416-966-2626 
Website: http://www.thesecretexpo.com
  Awareness event
Opening Ceremonies with Ann-Marie Boudreau, Bart Smit and Laurie Weinberg 6pm Sept 21st, 2007. The Ceremony is dedicated to International Peace Day.
 Canada
 Toronto
Group name: Art of Living Foundation
Group size: TBA
Contact person: Abhimanyu Sud
Phone: 416 312 2708 
Website: www.artofliving.ca
  Awareness event
His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will teach his world renowned Breathing & Meditation techniques in a rare 4 hour event, that has the potential to change the participants' life forever.
 Canada
 Toronto
Group name: Catholics for Peace Toronto
Group size: 35
Contact person: Stephen Barringer
Phone: 
Website: www.catholicsforpeace.ca
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Evening Prayer and song Vigil at the Peace Gardens on the grounds of Toronto City Hall, Friday evening Sept 21
 Canada
 Toronto
Group name: The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Group size: 50
Contact person: Marg Henderson
Phone: 
Website:
  
An ecumenical worship service at noon to pray for peace. Other offices on our street and churches in the area have been invited.
 Canada
 Vancouver, BC
Group name: Give Peace a Chant!
Group size: open and all welcome
Contact person: Sandra Leigh
Phone: 604.685.5556 
Website: www.givepeaceachant.org
  Awareness event
Join Give Peace a Chant! for an evening of Inter-faith chanting and kirtan! Creating Peace Through Music for kinship and awakening! Sing peace! 7:30 pm 2111 W.16th Ave @ Arbutus Friday. Sept 21 All Welcome!
 Canada
 Victoria
Group name: 
Group size: open
Contact person: Elizabeth Miles
Phone: (250) 595 6828 
Website: artsintherapy.ca
  
A one hour meeting in my home to light candles and meditate on different issues locally and globally. To create an awareness in the power of the collective to create peace
 Canada
 Windsor
Group name: Building Peace Together Committee
Group size: 100
Contact person: Jennifer Ball
Phone: 
Website: www.buildingpeacetogether.com
  Awareness event
Celebrating International Day of Peace by holding a forum to officially announce Windsor's proclamation of a participant of International Day of Peace.
 Canada
 Windsor, Ontario
Group name: Building Peace Together Committee
Group size: 10
Contact person: M.McGrory
Phone: 519-980-7444 
Website: www.buildingpeacetogether.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Celebrate "Putting Peace Into Practise" on September 21, 2007 Dougall Public School - 6:30 p.m. Events include: recognizing Windsor's proclamation for the International Day of Peace, prominent speakers, arts performances and displays, multimedia presentations, pinwheels for peace, peace pledge and more. Everyone is welcome!
 Canada
 Winnipeg
Group name: St Ignatius Church
Group size: 
Contact person: Jason Wikis
Phone: 204 953 3128 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
  Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Peace. Representatives from different faiths will lead us in prayers for peace. All are welcome. Sept 21 @ 7:00pm in the St Ignatius Church Hall. Refreshments will be served at the end.
 Puerto Rico
 Humacao
Group name: Club Interact Caribe
Group size: 12
Contact person: Damaris Delgado
Phone: 
Website:
  
Each of the participants will explain the importance of achieving inner peace and world peace. After his/her explanation they will light a candle to signify their commitment to live a like that reflects a commitment to achieve individual and world peace.
 Puerto Rico
 San Juan
Group name: La Chiwinha, Inc.
Group size: many
Contact person: Joel Franqui
Phone: 7879250707 
Website: www.lachiwinha.com/paz
  
We are still going through the planning process.
 Puerto Rico
 San Juan
Group name: La Chiwinha, Inc.
Group size: 2
Contact person: Karla Durán
Phone: 787.925.0707 
Website: www.lachiwinha.com
  
Different activities in diverse places from September 16 to 26. Sunday 23, flying "peace words". Please visit our web site for the complete agenda. www.lachiwinha.com/paz
 USA
 Long Island
Group name: 
Group size: 100+
Contact person: karen k. serota
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
 USA-Alabama
 Auburn
Group name: Alliance for Peace and Justice
Group size: 12
Contact person: Michael Mulvaney
Phone: 
Website: www.peaceeagle.org
  Awareness event
Sept. 21, 2007 at 5 pm at Toomer's Corner. Appropriate signs and candles are encouraged.
 USA-Alabama
 Fairhope
Group name: Fairhope Unitarian Fellowship & Fairhope Society o
Group size: 100
Contact person: Ann Chapman
Phone: 
Website:
  
Cooperating groups will hold a two-hour Quaker-style observance 7-9 p.m. 9/21/07 in the town park on Mobile Bay. Audience members will share relevant readings and poetry followed by candle- lighting and meditation on our world as community.
 USA-Arizona
 Glendale
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Trish Bunch
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Trish Bunch will hold a special prayer of peace for the Earth at 7pm (Arizona time). Please email trishbunch@earthlink.net for Phoenix West Valley location.
 USA-Arizona
 Phoenix
Group name: Arizona Department of Peace (AZDOP) Campaign
Group size: 100-1500
Contact person: Terri Mansfield
Phone: 602-885-9058 
Website: www.azdopcampaign.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Sunrise Peace prayers, Peace Pole blessing, labyrinth walk @ the Casa; 9 AM Peace events at Starshine Academy Charter School; 5:30 pm North American Peace Pals Art celebration at First Studio in Phoenix.
 USA-Arizona
 Scottsdale
Group name: Howell Homeschool
Group size: 4
Contact person: Mommy/Teacher
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Our homeschoolers learned about peace and tolerence.Celebrated peace day with music a family lunch, a one minute moment of silence for peace, and peace arts and crafts, including peace rocks which will be left throught or neighborhood.PEACE FOREVER !!!!
 USA-Arizona
 Sedona
Group name: The Baha'is of Sedona
Group size: 13
Contact person: Mark Whaley
Phone: 928-204-5604 x 
Website: www.BahaisOfSedona.com
  Awareness event
Music, Prayer, Spoken Traditions, Poetry, Dance, Drumming, Readings from Holy Books, Fun and Frolic plus a Vigil will occur at the 3rd Sedona Arizona Int'l Day of Peace Event held at the Sedona Library, 6:30-8:30pm
 USA-Arizona
 Tucson
Group name: Seasons for NonViolence, Culture of Peace Alliance
Group size: 100
Contact person: Rev. Gerry Straatemeier
Phone: 520 825-8073 
Website: www.cultureofpeacealliance.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Peace Concert with Arthur Migliazza, Marilyn Harris, Robert Encila, Darwin and International Flag Ceremony at the new Muse, 55 N. 6th Ave - across from Ronstadt Center
 USA-Arizona
 Tucson
Group name: Nanini Library
Group size: undetermined
Contact person: Pamela Park
Phone: 520-791-4626 
Website: www.library.pima.gov
  Awareness event
Pinwheels for Peace storytime and craft for children, Yoga for Peace for Teens, creating a Peace Mala bracelet for teens.
 USA-California
 Aliso Viejo
Group name: Soka University of American International Studies
Group size: 50+
Contact person: Gaye Christoffersen
Phone: 714-538-5689 
Website: www.una-oc.org
  Awareness event
Specialized High School Art, Music, Informative Presentation
 USA-California
 Aliso Viejo
Group name: United Nations Association-Orange County & Soka Un
Group size: +/-75
Contact person: Gaye Christoffersen
Phone: 949/554-5616 
Website: www.una-oc.org
  Awareness event
 Art by High School Students, music, presentation
 USA-California
 Antelope Valley
Group name: AV Progressives
Group size: 100
Contact person: Roxie Patterson
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
We will meet and take a short walk. When we gather together, several community leaders will speak briefly on Peace. Candles will be lit.
 USA-California
 Antioch
Group name: THE INTERFAITH PEACE PROJECT
Group size: 500
Contact person: THOMAS P. BONACCI, C.P.
Phone: (925) 787-9279 
Website: thomaspbonacci.net
  
Educational, prayer and justice awareness and opportunities will be provided and celebrated in various faith communities in the Pittsburg and Antioch, CA area.
 USA-California
 Bay Area
Group name: CISV
Group size: 100
Contact person: Virginia Hamilton
Phone: 
Website: www.cisvsf.org
  Awareness event
CISV, founded on the belief that peace is possible through friendship and that the real difference can be made by starting with children, is sponsoring an evening with Michael Collopy, photographer/author of 'Architects of Peace' and 'Works of Love are Works of Peace' (a photographic record of Mother Teresa).
 USA-California
 El Granada
Group name: 
Group size: 2
Contact person: Jerilyn Pelikan
Phone: 
Website:
  
I am interested in any interfaith ceremony or vigil.
 USA-California
 Fresno
Group name: Peace Fresno
Group size: 250
Contact person: Bill Simon
Phone: 559-487-2515 
Website: www.peacefresno.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Peace Fresno will mark the International Day of Peace on September 21 with a demonstration against the war at the Peace Corner in Fresno: Blackstone and Shaw from 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to participate.
 USA-California
 Glendale
Group name: Glendale COB and the Glendale Peace Vigil
Group size: 20
Contact person: Mike Martin
Phone: 818-242-6848 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We will be partnering with the Glendale Peace Vigil on Friday Sept. 21 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the corner of Brand Ave. and Broadway in Glendale, CA to publicly pray and sing songs of peace for those passing by on foot or in vehicles.
 USA-California
 Glendora
Group name: Glendora Church of the Brethren
Group size: 7
Contact person: Sharon Sparks
Phone: (626) 335-1122 
Website:
  Awareness event
Signage, "Let there be Peace". Candlelight walk down main street of town, beginning at our Peace Pole and ending there with prayer.
 USA-California
 La Canada
Group name: Circle of Faith Churches in the community
Group size: 50-100
Contact person: Frances Hill
Phone: 818-249-8411 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Candlelight one-hour vigil in Memorial Park (heart of city)with prayer, song and personal reflection (4th year for event)
 USA-California
 Lompoc
Group name: Lompoc Coalition for Peace and Justice
Group size: 20
Contact person: Mary AlKhaja
Phone: (805)736-5459 
Website: http://lcpj.homestead.com
  Awareness event
Join us for a candlelight vigil to celebrate the International Day of Peace on the corner of H Street and Ocean Ave. beginning at 7:00 PM this Friday, September 21, 2007
 USA-California
 Los Angeles
Group name: Dr. Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots
Group size: thousands
Contact person: Darlene Zavalney
Phone: 310-519-1150 
Website: rootsandshoots.org
  
Join us for a day of live music, inspirational speakers, arts & crafts, Roots & Shoots displays and a parade of giant peace doves. Dr. Jane Goodall will be there in person to speak and inspire us all. Griffith Park (Park Central), September 23, 2007 from 11am to 4pm.
 USA-California
 Los Angeles
Group name: South Robertson Community
Group size: 100+
Contact person: HarSimran K. Khalsa,
Phone: 310-553-7334 
Website: www.PeacePicnic.org.
  Less than 24-hour Community event
The Peace Picnic Robertson Recreation Center (corner of Robertson and Airdrome) Thursday, Sep. 20, 4:30-7:00 p.m. Dinner will consist of the finest offerings from area restaurants. The evening concludes with a program of music, messages and universal prayers in a spirit of peace.
 USA-California
 Los Angeles
Group name: Peace Picnic
Group size: 7
Contact person: HarSimran K. Khalsa
Phone: 
Website: www.peacepicnic.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
The 2nd Annual Peace Picnic, organized by a coalition of local groups, offers our diverse neighbors a relaxing and inspiring afternoon together in the neighborhood park, with food from local restaurants and peace-related music from various local music groups.
 USA-California
 Maui
Group name: Tina Sacchi's Spiritual Circle
Group size: 20
Contact person: Tina Sacchi
Phone: 
Website: tinasacchi.com
  Awareness event
Tina Sacchi, holistic practitioner and Shaman, will gather with spiritually minded guests at 4pm (Hawaii time zone) to open sacred space, perform a peace ceremony and blessings at the top of Haleakala Crater, Maui.
 USA-California
 Mill Valley
Group name: USA-California
Group size: 
Contact person: Maya Durie
Phone: 415-381-6292 
Website: www.mayadurie.com
  Awareness event
Evolution of Peace Dance in Mill Valley-an evening of music and images of peace from the 60's to now. Sept. 21st 7-9PM Mill Valley Community Church 8 Olive St. Mill Valley, CA. $10 donation. See www.mayadurie.com for flyer
 USA-California
 Newport Beach
Group name: St. Mark Presbyterian Church
Group size: 30+
Contact person: Alma Vanasse
Phone: 
Website: www.stmarkpresbyterian.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 The Community is invited to a Vigil from 11:00 a.m. - Noon at St. Mark Presbyterian Church, 2100 Mar Vista, Newport Beach. We wil have time for meditation, prayers, silence, candle lighting, chimes, readings, and music with a focus on inner peace as well as world peace,
 USA-California
 OAKLAND
Group name: St. Leo Church and Plymouth Church
Group size: 60
Contact person: Joan MacIntyre
Phone: 510 451 2712 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Peace Presence on Piedmont Ave. and Linda Street, Oakland CA 94610 - 9/21 (Fri.) 5PM-7PM vigil with signs, fliers, candles and enthusiasm
 USA-California
 Oakland
Group name: St. Leo & Plmouth United Churches
Group size: 50
Contact person: Joan MacIntyre
Phone: 510 451 2712 
Website:
  
Peace Presence at Piedmont Ave. & Linda, Oakland CA, 9/21/07 5-7PM. Members of two local churches (St. Leo & Plymouth United) have gathered here before. We will have great signs, lots of enthusiasm, candles, 'bring me home soon' toy soldiers to pass out to pedestrians. Come Join us.
 USA-California
 Oakland
Group name: The Earth Child Project
Group size: 100
Contact person: Cheri Barnette
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
The Oakland Box Theater and The Earth Child Project's @ Historic Sweet's Ballroom, 1933 Broadway Street, Oakland, CA 5 / 9 p.m... An evening of peace themed musical performances from many genres, 98.1KISSFM Radio, on premises, Native American Drumming,capoeira performances, artwork, prayer and candle vigil...
 USA-California
 Ojai
Group name: Ojai Peace Coalition
Group size: 300 +
Contact person: evan austin
Phone: 805-746-3750 
Website: http://www.livingpeaceinojai.com
  
The Living Peace in Ojai team is putting on a Peace Weekend to include: awarding of a peace prize, a vigil, a film screening, open houses, a live play, and an interfaith celebration!
 USA-California
 Pacifica
Group name: Pacifica Peace People
Group size: 60
Contact person: Brenda Girvin
Phone: 
Website: pacificapeacepeople@yahoogroups.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
March from one beach over hill to proximate beach at sunset to the all day installation of eyes wide open, name fallen Californians alternated with fallen Iraqis, singing, clergy, vet speakers
 USA-California
 Pacifica
Group name: Pacifica Peace People
Group size: 200+
Contact person: Tina Schuller
Phone: 650 728-0915 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Peace Walk to Eyes Wide Open Exhibit. Speakers, music, reading of the names of soldiers and Iraqi civilians killed in current war. Interfaith prayers for peace. "Pacifica means Peace."
 USA-California
 Petaluma
Group name: Srping Hill Montessori School
Group size: 46
Contact person: Jennifer Moray
Phone: 707-763-4118 
Website: http://www.montessoripetaluma.com/
  Less than 24-hour Community event
A day spent in peaceful and mindful activities to facilitate global and personal peace.
 USA-California
 Pine Mountain
Group name: Jizo Peace Center
Group size: 12
Contact person: Ruth Handy
Phone: (661) 242-6956 
Website: www.jizopeacecenter.org
  Awareness event
 From 9:00 to 3:00 on 9/21/07 - seminars on peace at 2012 Pioneer Way, Pine Mountain, CA www.jizopeacecenter.org
 USA-California
 Redding
Group name: Gaia Goddesses
Group size: 6
Contact person: Sister Sunshine
Phone: 
Website:
  
Our small group will be gathering near the Sundial Bridge to celebrate Peace Day and the Autumnal Equinox which takes place on Sept 23rd.
 USA-California
 San Diego
Group name: UJIMA Institute for Civic Responsibility
Group size: 100
Contact person: Mshinda Nyofu, M.S.
Phone: (619) 587-0789 
Website: www.ujimainstitute.com
  Awareness event
First, a film titled "KING: Man of Peace In A Time of War". Second, A "Culture of Peace" celebration for freedom, justice, power and peace. Socially conscious music; community leaders; seminars on conflict resolution; yoga demonstration and more. A Special Moment of Silence and Memorial to victims will be observed.
 USA-California
 SAN DIEGO
Group name: Sarva Dharma
Group size: 200
Contact person: Kennedy Carr
Phone: 7607499749 
Website: www.sarvadharma.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Sarva Dharma and Portugalia restaurant will be presenting an International Day of Peace Concert featuring world music performer Shimshai Friday, September 21st 9:00 PM 4839 Newport Avenue Ocean Beach, California 619-222-PORT - Cost: $10 with dinner $12 without (reservations suggested).
 USA-California
 San Francisco
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Danielle Boully-Chinn
Phone: 415-752-7089 
Website:
  
will pray for peace that day.. will meditate and send all the positive energy I can.. Will try to gather friends and relatives to do the same on that day..and will behave in a peaceful manner very particularly that day...
 USA-California
 San Francisco
Group name: Agape Foundation
Group size: 3
Contact person: Nicole Hsiang
Phone: 415-701-8707 
Website: www.agapefdn.org
  Awareness event
The Agape Foundation Fund for Nonviolent Change honors two leading peacemakers in the Northern California community at its third annual Peace Prize ceremony on September 20th, the eve of the UN-declared International Day Of Peace, at 7 p.m., Gallery One, One Embarcadero Center, San Francisco.
 USA-California
 San Jose
Group name: East Side Clergy Association
Group size: 
Contact person: Rev. Ben Daniel
Phone: 408-258-8133 
Website:
  
Ours will be an ecumenical prayer service featuring prayers and liturgies from a variety of Christian traditions, to be held at Foothill Presbyterian Church, 5301 McKee Rd San Jose. 7:30 PM on Sep. 21.
 USA-California
 San Jose
Group name: Center for Spiritual Enlightenment
Group size: 275
Contact person: Ann Hayes
Phone: 408-283-0221 
Website: www.csecenter.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
 Thursday, September 20th, noon to 1:30 pm International Day of Peace Interfaith Prayer Service, Clergy from many traditions offering prayers for peace. Guest Speaker: Rev. Paul Chaffee Director, Interfaith Center at the Presidio Inspiration: Rev. Ellen Grace O'Brian Director, Center for Spiritual Enlightenment
 USA-California
 San Jose
Group name: Center For Spiritual Enlightenment
Group size: 275
Contact person: Ann Hayes
Phone: 408-283-0221 
Website: www.csecenter.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Friday, September 21st,  from noon to 1:00 pm Music, chanting of a Sanskrit healing mantra, silent meditation and an inspirational message by Rev. Ellen Grace O’Brian on the vision that Yoga holds for global peace. Donations will go to support the Council for a Parliament of World Regions.
 USA-California
 Santa Cruz
Group name: Night Light A Community Art Installation for Peace
Group size: Thousands
Contact person: Kirby Scudder - S C Institute of Contemporary Arts
Phone: 831-454-8200 
Website: http://www.scica.org/scica2_093.htm
  Less than 24-hour Community event
  "Night Light" is a community art installation for peace that invites everyone on Thursday, September 20 at 9 pm, to bring a light and join your community on the coastline between our two picturesque Lighthouses to shine a light and show other communities around the world OUR light.
 USA-California
 Santa Cruz & Tahlequah, OK
Group name: Esoteric & Astrological Studies Institute
Group size: 20
Contact person: Risa D'Angeles
Phone: 
Website: www.nightlightnews.com
  Awareness event
Reciting of Great Invocation hourly. Candles lit for the illumination of the World
 USA-California
 Sherman Oaks
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Elke
Phone: 818.571.9189 
Website:
  Awareness event
Candlelight vigil.
 USA-California
 Studio City
Group name: Friends of Peace, Justice & the Environment,
Group size: 25
Contact person: Elke
Phone: 818.571.9189 
Website:
  Awareness event
 USA-California
 Ukiah
Group name: Instilling Goodness / Developing Virtue Schools, D
Group size: 150
Contact person: Heng Yin
Phone: 707 468 3896 
Website: www.drba.org, www.igdvs.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We are a Buddhist organization with K-12 schools and a university in an monastic campus. We plan to invite other local schools and the public to participate in a peace celebration as well as possibly an interfaith panel discussion on how to promote world peace
 USA-California
 Union City
Group name: James Logan High School
Group size: 
Contact person: Stephanie Papas
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Students wearing t-shirts with peace messages will form peace sign or word "peace" on football field
 USA-California
 Ventura
Group name: VHS Peacers Club
Group size: 2300!
Contact person: Lauren Weiner/Lauren Steinbaum
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
music, contests, proclamation, petitions at Ventura High School
 USA-California
 Westlake
Group name: Pax Christi
Group size: 16
Contact person: Dennis Foster
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Unity Peace Prayer on September 21
 USA-Colorado
 Colorado Springs
Group name: Lincoln Elementary School
Group size: 300
Contact person: Vicky Stoner
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
We are having a short peace assembly consisting of the student body and chorus singing three songs about peace.
 USA-Colorado
 Colorado Springs
Group name: Pike's Peak Justice and Peace Commission
Group size: 200
Contact person: Peter Haney
Phone: 719 632-6189 
Website: www.ppjpc.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
1-hour vigil at the corner of Kiowa and Nevada in downtown Colorado Springs. Wear green peace t-shirts. Black armbands will be provided.
 USA-Colorado
 Denver
Group name: Prince of Peace Church of the Brethren
Group size: 30
Contact person: Jeff Neuman-Lee
Phone: 
Website: princeofpeacecob.org
  24-hour Community event
Pray for peace in our world and community in the sanctuary of Prince of Peace Church, 7000 S. Windermere, Littleton, CO 80120.
 USA-Colorado
 Denver
Group name: Care For The Planet
Group size: 4
Contact person: Miranda Clendening
Phone: 3033302949 
Website: www.carefortheplanet.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Peace Thru Action Day 2007. It will be a walk at Cheeseman park in Denver followed by inspirational presentations and fun activities in celebration of the International Day of Peace (non-political and no protest). The walk is 2 miles and starts at 10am Sept 22.
 USA-Colorado
 Fort Collins
Group name: Treetop Studio
Group size: 20
Contact person: Ena Burrud
Phone: 970-484-0828 
Website: www.treetopstudioinfo.com
  Awareness event
Two 108 min. Grace Flow yoga classes, with Crystal Bowl concert on 9/21 and 22, and all day 108 Peace Wish Prayer Flags made by children and parents in our art department of Treetop Studio, Fort Collins, Co.
 USA-Columbia
 Washington
Group name: Anabaptist Peace Center - Washington, DC
Group size: 30
Contact person: Keith Swartzendruber
Phone: 
Website: apcwdc.mennonite.net
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 USA-Connecticut
 Hartford
Group name: Franciscan Center for Urban Ministry
Group size: 3
Contact person: Steven Pavignano o.f.m.
Phone: 860-756-4034 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
An Interfaith Hour of Prayer (7p-8p) at St Patrick-St Anthony Church
 USA-Conneticut
 Bridgeport
Group name: Black Rock Elemtary School
Group size: 300
Contact person: Gail Ostrow
Phone: 203-345-6767 
Website:http://bridgeport.ct.schoolwebpages.com/education/school/school.php?se
  
Dedication of a peace pole in school garden at front entrance.
 USA-District of Columbia
 Washington DC
Group name: The Zambuling Institute for Human Transformation
Group size: 1000
Contact person: Myra Jackson
Phone: 301 5372194 
Website: www.silentpeacemeditation.com
  
On September 21st, from 12 to 2 pm, hundreds are expected to gather at the Thomas Jefferson memorial to meditate, contemplate, pray or simply remain in silence, focusing their mind and awareness on world peace.
 USA-Flordia
 Saratoga Springs
Group name: Saratoga Peace Alliance
Group size: 
Contact person: Patty Christensen
Phone: 518-383-2640 
Website: www.saratogapeacealliance.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
On Friday. 9/21 we will gather at 5:30 p.m. in front of the Saratoga Springs Post Office, Broadway and Lake Ave for a silent vigil, followed by a candlelit walk to Congress Park, where we will gather at the site of the Spirit of Life
 USA-Florida
 Coral Springs
Group name: Coral Springs Multi-Cultural Advisory Committee &
Group size: around 70
Contact person: Lydia Cutz & Piero Falci
Phone: 954-344-1150 
Website: www.coralsprings.org & www.opunited.com
  
This date also marks the First Anniversary of the Peace Walk, held at the Peace Garden on the first Saturday of each month. The event will consist of a short Peace Walk, followed by music, poems, and planting of “Pinwheels for Peace” by students of our local schools.
 USA-Florida
 Daytona Beach
Group name: Unity Church of Daytona Beach
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website: unitydaytonabeach.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
 Unity's Youth Group hosting an evening of peace. Potluck dinner at 6pm followed by peace songs and music, stories and peacemaker quotes, Dances of Universal Peace, meditation and peace labyrinth. Open to the community.
 USA-Florida
 Estero
Group name: Yes To Yoga & The Florida Yoga Institute
Group size: 3
Contact person: Francesca Vanegas & Michelle Ploog
Phone: 239-992-5333 
Website: www.yestoyoga.com
  24-hour Community event
 USA-Florida
 Jacksonville
Group name: Karma Thegsum Chöling Jacksonville
Group size: 50
Contact person: Michael Virzera
Phone: (904) 389-6885 
Website: ktcjax.org
  
The KTC Jacksonville Meditation-Thon will be taking place from September 21-23 at both Memorial Park and KTC Jacksonville. During the course of those 3 days at least one participant will be meditating at all times, day and night. Literature on Buddhism and meditation will be provided.
 USA-Florida
 Miami
Group name: Ambassador for Peace Association
Group size: 40
Contact person: GHunter Freystatter
Phone: 954 648-4619 
Website: www.ambassadors4peace.org
  Awareness event
 USA-Florida
 New Smyrna Beach
Group name: Volusia Peace Center
Group size: 30
Contact person: Ms. Dana Humphrey
Phone: (386) 846-3932 
Website: http://www.volusiapeacecenter.org/
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
8:30AM-6:45PM Rhonda Donahoo: Qigong meditation; Twinkle Menchaca Positive Affirmations; Rev Beverly Richardson: Intentional Journaling; Janet Bernhard, Knitting for Peace; Joyce Pearce, Praying for Peace; Bob Calabrese, Poets for Peace; Nirinjan: Meditation for Peace; Music, Facepainting, Animal Balloons; Video Project; 6:00- 6:45PM Peace Vigil: Ceremony
 USA-Florida
 Old Fort Park, New Smyrna Beach
Group name: International Peace Vigil
Group size: 100
Contact person: Rev. Sarah Lund
Phone: 386-478-9012 
Website: www.volusiapeacecenter.org
  
 Friday evening Sept. 21st open-air peace interfaith vigil begins at 6pm in New Smyrna Beach at the Old Fort Park across from City Hall. From 8am-6pm various groups will host awareness events at the same location. Contact the Volusia PeaceCenter to learn more.
 USA-Florida
 Pensacola
Group name: Veterans for Peace
Group size: 100
Contact person: Scott Satterwhite
Phone: 850-437-1323 
Website: http://www.vfpnwflorida.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Silent Candlelight Vigil to bring likeminded people together to work for peace. Vigil will take place at 7pm on Friday, Sept 21 at Martin Luther King, jr Plaza in downtown Pensacola. Sponsored by Veterans for Peace and Patriots for Peace
 USA-Florida
 Sanford
Group name: Wings of Peace International, Inc
Group size: 50
Contact person: Barbara E. Verchot
Phone: 407-977-8208 
Website: www.wingsofpeaceinternational.org
  Awareness event
Wings of Peace International is partnering with Gallery on First, Sanford for an art exhibition 'On Wings of Peace' which will hang throughout September. A reception will be held on September 21 from 11am-2pm with a moment of silence for peace at noon.
 USA-Florida
 Tampa
Group name: Body Mind and Spirit/Saint Tone
Group size: 400
Contact person: Donna Moldovan
Phone: 813-269-9490 
Website: www.body-mindandspirit.net
  Awareness event
 We are putting on a concert/show with entertainment, music, speakers, film at International Bazaar, Centro Ybor, 7-9pm
 USA-Florida
 Tavernier
Group name: Circle of Light - Women's Meditation Group
Group size: 30
Contact person: Denise Downing
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Fri. Sept. 21- Yoga for Peace (Global Mala Project) Montessori School at Mile Marker 92.2 Oceanside. 6:30-9:00 PM Sat. Sept.22 - Cultivate Peace Walk - 8:00-11:00 AM - Location TBA
 USA-Florida
 Vero Beach
Group name: We Are All ONE
Group size: 12
Contact person: Don Simon
Phone: 
Website:
  
11am to 4pm or later .We will sing and tell stories of peace and love. Don Simon to play guitar, harmonica and sing Om Shani Om and play his large gong, bells and chimes
 USA-Florida
 Winter Springs
Group name: Wings of Peace International, Inc
Group size: 150
Contact person: Barbara E. Verchot
Phone: 407-977-8208 
Website: www.wingsofpeaceinternational.org
  Awareness event
A morning meditation for peace at 7am. Please call.
 USA-Georgia
 Athens
Group name: Athens GA Women in BLack
Group size: 
Contact person: Beth Kelley Zorbanos
Phone: 706-795-3223 
Website:
  
  A 12 hour vigil at the arch in downtown Athens....Also a Music for Peace Concert at Little Kings on Washington St. downtown Athens from 7-10 pm..Featuring Gabriel Kelley , Garnet River Gals, and 3PeaceBand... a candlelight vigil until midnight.
 USA-Georgia
 Brunswick
Group name: GlynnPeace
Group size: 250
Contact person: Cathy Browning
Phone: 912-996-6523 
Website: www.glynnpeace.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Sidewalk petition of Rep. Jack Kingston's (R-1) office along with vigil for International Day of Peace and beginning of the Iraq Moratorium.
 USA-Georgia
 Cumming
Group name: Aromatherapy-Center
Group size: 
Contact person: Mireille
Phone: 
Website: www.AskMyFrenchAromaLady,com
  Awareness event
Peace starts in the Temple of our hearts, then it can resonate with the hearts of all creatures. It includes animals, so we should not kill to satisfy some appetite. May be it will be the day to start this first act of Love: not to kill. Peace & harmony!
 USA-Georgia
 Cumming
Group name: 
Group size: 500
Contact person: Mireille Nedelec
Phone: 
Website: http://www.aromatherapy-center.com
  Awareness event
I will personnally do a session of harmoniatherapy for more peace in the world, it means more peace in Humanity, inviting all beings to pray and ask to receive the energy of Love into their heart. God bless our Humanity, his creation!
 USA-Georgia
 Pine Mountain
Group name: 
Group size: 20
Contact person: Jizo Peace Center
Phone: 
Website: www.jizopeacecenter.com
  
Currently, the plan is to have a speaker sharing words of peace along with musical offerings.
 USA-Georgia
 Roswell
Group name: Mothers of Heart/ Creative Home Educators
Group size: 75
Contact person: Tommasina Lash
Phone: 
Website: www.mothersofheart.org www.creativehomeeducators.org
  Awareness event
Friday, Sept. 21, 2007 11:30AM -4 PM Chattahoochee River Park 203 Azalea Drive Roswell, GA Homeschool area groups gathering for Moment of Silence at Noon, Peace Circles, Pinwheels for Peace, Drum Circles and more.
 USA-Hawaii
 
Group name: Parade for the United Nations International Day of
Group size: 3000
Contact person: Cathey Tarleton
Phone: 808 883 0669 
Website: peacedayparade.org
  
Sunday, September 23, "The Parade for the United Nations International Day of Peace." In coordination with the UN, the Honoka`a Hawaii Buddhist Temple hosts a unique, international experience, with hula dancers, martial arts, taiko drums, marching bands, Tahitian dancers, performance artists, colorful floats, clubs, schools, community and church groups.
 USA-Hawaii
 Hawaii
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 20
Contact person: Yati Derick
Phone: 808-218-1730 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We will get together to pray for peace and share our love to make this world more peaceful through Peace education and bridging the gap between faiths
 USA-Hawaii
 Hawaii
Group name: 
Group size: 45
Contact person: Serina
Phone: 
Website:
  
Prayer Service with the youth I teach
 USA-Idaho
 Moscow
Group name: University of Idaho ASUI
Group size: 250
Contact person: Tara Malmquist
Phone: 208-885-9442 
Website: http://www.asui.uidaho.edu/Volunteer
  Awareness event
This vigil will be apart of a week long genocide awareness event focusing on the crisis in Darfur. The week will conclude with an International Peace Day Vigil on Friday the 21st. For more information please contact the University of Idaho Center for Volunteerism and Social Action.
 USA-Illinois
 Arlington Heights, IL
Group name: Sisters of the Living Word
Group size: 
Contact person: Barbara Mass, SLW
Phone: 
Website: www.slw.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
We invite the members of our Catholic Sisters community and our friends as well as the local churches for a prayer service around our Peace Pole. You can see last year's event on our website: www.slw.org.
 USA-Illinois
 Bolingbrook
Group name: New Life Lutheran Church - Outreach
Group size: 400
Contact person: Paul Neumann
Phone: (630) 759-7636 
Website: www.newlifebolingbrook.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
This is a community event. We invite members of the community and surrounding area to pray for peace throughout the world.  A vigil from 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. at our Church in Bolingbrook, IL
 USA-Illinois
 Cary
Group name: Apex United Methodist Church
Group size: 2000
Contact person: Candace Inscoe
Phone: 
Website: apexumc.org
  Awareness event
The church children will make "Pinwheels for Peace" and the entire congregation is invited to draw or write about Peace on a Peace Banner that we will display on the International Day of Peace. We're also openning the sanctuary for prayer and reflection.
 USA-Illinois
 Chicago
Group name: Chicago Yoga community
Group size: 
Contact person: Lourdes Paredes
Phone: 
Website: www.lourdesparedes.com
  
Global Mala CHICAGO: We will be lining 12 blocks of Michigan Avenue (around Millenium Park) at 9am Sept 23, together offering 9 sun salutions for Peace, then short gathering in Millenium Park with Kritan by Devi 2000 and speakers.
 USA-Illinois
 Dixon
Group name: Franklin Grove Church of the Brethren
Group size: 
Contact person: Carol Novak
Phone: 815-857-3719 
Website:
  Awareness event
Pinwheels for peace will be planted. We will be decorating the sidewalks at the park with messages of peace and we are putting up a wall of remembrance listing the names of all soldiers killed in Iraq. Short candlelight service at 7:00 pm.
 USA-Illinois
 Dixon
Group name: Franklin Grove Church of the Brethren
Group size: 
Contact person: Carol Novak
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
John Dixon Park 3-9 PM; Candlelight service, pinwheels for peace; wall of remembrance.
 USA-Illinois
 Elgin
Group name: Church of the Brethren General Offices
Group size: 50?
Contact person: Cheryl Brumbaugh-Cayford
Phone: 847-742-5100 ex 
Website: www.brethren.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We will hold a short prayer service on Sept. 21 at 9:15 am at the Church of the Brethren General Offices in Elgin, Illinois, USA, to pray for peace. Location will be 1451 Dundee Ave. in Elgin.
 USA-Illinois
 Eureka
Group name: Eureka Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Group size: 12
Contact person: Rev. Carolyn Roper-Fowlkes
Phone: 309-467-2369 
Website: http://www.eurekachristianchurch.org
  
Prayer service with the songs of Taize at noon in the chapel. Open to all!
 USA-Illinois
 Gibson City
Group name: Ecumenical Community Ministries
Group size: 12
Contact person: Ed Taylor
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Our first effort at a community wide event. We have gathered for a one-half prayer vigil, inviting our whole farming community.
 USA-Illinois
 Mount Morris
Group name: Mount Morris Church of the Brethren
Group size: 
Contact person: Ginny Haney
Phone: 815-734-4573 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Community prayer vigil
 USA-Illinois
 Naperville
Group name: Youth Group at First Congregational Church (UCC)
Group size: 30
Contact person: Rev. Katie Morrison
Phone: 630-355-1024 
Website: www.loveandjustice.org
  Awareness event
 Through a mailing and email, I will be inviting our 6th-12th graders to be in prayer for peace and to make a personal committment to live peacefully every day of their lives.
 USA-Illinois
 Park Ridge
Group name: St. Mary's Episcopal Church
Group size: 
Contact person: The Rev. Amity Carrubba
Phone: 847-823-4126 
Website: www.stmaryspr.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Come celebrate the International Day of Peace at this Taizé service. Join us for a contemplative service of candlelight, song, and prayer. Childcare is provided.
 USA-Illinois
 Rock Island
Group name: Quad Cities Community
Group size: unknown
Contact person: Virginia Johnson
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Silent Interfaith Prayer Vigil noon till 8:00p.m. on Sept. 21, with a worship service for peace at 7:00 p.m.
 USA-Illinois
 Sandwich
Group name: Ahimsa Yoga Studio
Group size: 4
Contact person: Kelly L. Thielk
Phone: 815-786-3036 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
108 minutes of Yoga 108 Sunsalutations 108 minutes of live music 108 Prayer beads collected
 USA-Illionois
 Melbourne
Group name: PATRIOTS FOR PEACE
Group size: 50
Contact person: MICHELE PACCIONE
Phone: 321-480-9295 
Website:
  Awareness event
Patriots for Peace and local residents to stand for peace at 7:00 pm with candles and lanterns.
 USA-Indiana
 Angola
Group name: First Congregational United Church of Christ
Group size: 150
Contact person: Reverend Deb Davis
Phone: 260-665-9362 
Website: Angolaucc.org
  Awareness event
We will have our chapel open for prayer, ring our church bells on the hour and have an International Day of Prayer for Peace sign in the yard.
 USA-Indiana
 Ferdinand
Group name: Sisters of St. Benedict
Group size: 140
Contact person: Sr. Jeana Visel, OSB
Phone: 812-367-1411 
Website: www.thedome.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Peace Vigil starting with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the peace pole outside the monastery and continuing with prayer in the chapel until midnight.
 USA-Indiana
 Fort Wayne
Group name: JustPeace. University of Saint Francis
Group size: 
Contact person: Barbara O'Connor
Phone: 
Website:
  
Interfaith Candlelight Prayer Service Friday, 9/21/07 at 7:00 P.M. on the campus of the University of Saint Francis, 2701 Spring St. Gather at the peace pole on the east side of campus. Please use the Leesburg Rd. entrance.
 USA-Indiana
 Fort Wayne
Group name: Agape Church of the Brethren
Group size: 
Contact person: Jeffrey Copp
Phone: 260-489-6908 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Prayer Room open with resources for a 12 Hour Prayer Vigil followed by a concluding Corporate Prayer Service. Theme continued in Sunday Service
 USA-Indiana
 Huntingdon
Group name: Juniata College
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website:
  
Pinwheels for Peace and candlelight vigil service
 USA-Indiana
 Middletown
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Cliff Wiseman
Phone: 
Website:
  
 USA-Indiana
 North Manchester
Group name: Manchester College Peace Studies
Group size: 
Contact person: Audrey Hampshire
Phone: 260-982-4151 
Website:
  Awareness event
 USA-Indiana
 Richmond
Group name: Richmond Church of the Brethren's youth group
Group size: 5
Contact person: Anna Lisa Gross
Phone: 765-966-1930 
Website: http://www.cob-net.org/church/richmond/
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
PRAYER WALK & VIGIL: Friday, September 21. Gather at 8:15pm at playground at MARY SCOTT PARK (NW 7th St and NW A St). At 8:30 we will begin a prayer walk down National Road to the COURTHOUSE, where we will join in a vigil with silent and spoken prayer.
 USA-Indiana
 Scottsburg
Group name: World of Neighbors
Group size: 7
Contact person: Sharon Elliott-Fox
Phone: 812-752-7541 
Website:
  
Labyrinth prayer walk
 USA-Indiana
 Valparaiso
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website:
  
 USA-Indiana
 Whiting
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Nancie A. Tharp
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Light a white candle, ask for guidence, pray for peace, meditation, intention, silence, rememberance of lives needlessly lost. Peace is the way...
 USA-Iowa
 Ames
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Susan Shields
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Right now, it's only me. But, I intend to bring others into this commitment and will update the information as I go
 USA-Iowa
 Clinton
Group name: Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa
Group size: 150
Contact person: Sallyann McCarthy
Phone: 
Website: www.clintonfranciscans.com
  24-hour Interfaith observation
24-hour prayer vigil at the home of the Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa, involving many faith traditions.
 USA-Iowa
 Delhi
Group name: WINGS at Delhi Schools
Group size: 20
Contact person: Doreen McGrath
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Pin Wheels for Peace
 USA-Iowa
 Hampton
Group name: Franklin County Ministerial Association
Group size: 30
Contact person: Rev. Jan Ekstedt
Phone: 641-456-2285 
Website: www.fcchampton.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
prayer vigil for peace.
 USA-Iowa
 Iowa City
Group name: Unitarian Universalist Society of Iowa City
Group size: unknown
Contact person: Karen Fox
Phone: 319-330-2043 
Website: UUSIC.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Will invite people of all traditions to come together to celebrate a peace vigil and meditation
 USA-Kansas
 Leavenworth
Group name: US Federation for Middle East Peace
Group size: 500
Contact person: Mrs. Sabrina Darley
Phone: 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
 Through peace education we are going to get the world we want, let us build a sutainable, gloable peace education Newwork with a forward gloable thinking community, a culture of peace and sustainablity.
 USA-Kansas
 McPherson
Group name: Church of the Brethren
Group size: 200
Contact person: Jeanne Smith
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
We are deciding on the type of event: (1) 2-hour drop-in prayer time for the community, OR (2) candlelight service by the McPherson College gazebo
 USA-Kansas
 McPherson
Group name: Church of the Brethren & People of Peace
Group size: 9 interfaith organiz
Contact person: Jeanne Smith and Annette Karr
Phone: 620-241-7128 
Website:
  Awareness event
We are creating a circle with eleven stations around which people will circulate, reading and praying for peace for God’s creation. The stations represent sweatshop laborers, child workers, the hungry, domestic violence, students affected by bullying, economic justice, health and disease, immigrants, the environment, justice and basic needs.
 USA-Kansas
 McPherson
Group name: People of Peace
Group size: 20
Contact person: Annette Karr
Phone: 620-241-4532 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
A noon vigil will occur in downtown McPherson. All are welcome.
 USA-Kansas
 Quinter
Group name: Qunter Church of the Brethren Sunday School class
Group size: 8
Contact person: 
Phone: 785-754-2305 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
we are just making plans
 USA-Kansas
 Welda
Group name: Mont Ida Church of the Brethren
Group size: ~25
Contact person: Joanna Smith
Phone: 
Website:
  
candlight vigil and awareness
 USA-Kentucky
 Henderson
Group name: Zion United Church of Christ
Group size: 50
Contact person: Rev. Philip Hoy
Phone: 812 437 9295 
Website:
  Awareness event
Church sanctuary will be open for an extended time for church members and visitors to stop and pray for peace
 USA-Kentucky
 Lexington
Group name: Lexington Theological Seminary
Group size: 10-25
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
candle lighting and prayer meditation
 USA-Louisiana
 Covington
Group name: Grace Disciples of Christ Church
Group size: 50
Contact person: Rev. Laura Baird
Phone: 985 867- 5234 
Website:
  
We will have a 1 hour prayer service on Friday, September 21 at 6 PM at Grace Disciples of Christ Church located at 975 Highway 190 East Service Road Covington, La 70435. All are welcome!
 USA-Louisiana
 Natchitoches
Group name: First Presbyterian Church
Group size: 45
Contact person: Rev. Kathy Muder
Phone: 318-352-3016 
Website: http://www.fpcnatchitoches.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Prayer vigil from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sept. 21 in the church sanctuary. Prayer services at 12:00 noon and 6:00 p.m. "Light a candle for peace." Address: 114 Bienville Street, Natchitoches, Louisiana
 USA-Louisiana
 Shreveport
Group name: The Lotus Studio
Group size: 
Contact person: Monica Fayad, Kathy Fontaine
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
meditation, drum circle, chanting, live music, dance performance, white crane origami making, yoga, ending in luminaria
 USA-Louisiana
 Shreveport
Group name: Lotus Studio
Group size: 
Contact person: Kathy Fontaine
Phone: 318-455-3152 
Website: www.lotusstudio444.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Meditation, drumming, dancing, chanting, origami cranes for peace and music of local artists from 2pm to sunset at The Columbia Cafe, Sept. 23rd. Participants will create a giant luminaria to be lit at dusk and we will close the day with a large group meditation surrounding the light of peace.
 USA-Maine
 Camden
Group name: The Children's House Montessori School
Group size: 150
Contact person: Barbara Egan
Phone: (207) 236-2911 
Website: www.camdenmontessori.org
  
Children, parents and staff walk in a peace parade to downtown carrying giant peace doves made from patterns on Roots and Shoots web site and also carrying pinwheels for peace. Moment of silence. Invitation to community to join us.
 USA-Maine
 Lincolnville
Group name: United Christian Church
Group size: 50-100
Contact person: Rev. Dr. Susan Stonestreet
Phone: 207-763-4526 
Website: www.ucclincolnville.org
  
a 12-hour vigil for peace in the world, 6 p.m., Friday, September 21st to 6 a.m., Saturday, September 22nd
 USA-Maryland
 Annapolis
Group name: Annapolis Friends Meeting (Quakers)
Group size: 100
Contact person: Lee Lougee
Phone: 410 647 7012 
Website: www.quakers.org/annapolis
  
Annapolis Friends Meeting will begin our Vigil with a dedication of our new Peace Pole at our meeting house, 351 DuBois Rd.,Annapolis, at 7 pm. Prayers for peace will be offered by several local, interfaith leaders.The IDP Vigil will then continue inside until 10 pm. All are invited.
 USA-Maryland
 Annapolis
Group name: Annapolis Friends Meeting
Group size: 100
Contact person: Lee Lougee
Phone: 410 647 7012 
Website: www.quakers/annapolis.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Our Vigil begins with our new Peace Pole dedication at the meetinghouse,351 DuBois Rd.,at 7 pm.on Sept.21. Beginning with a few short prayers for peace by invited spiritual leaders,we continue the IDP Vigil inside, with silent worship, until 10 pm. All are welcome.
 USA-Maryland
 Frederick
Group name: Frederick's International Day of Peace
Group size: community-wide
Contact person: Ed Hinde
Phone: 240-235-6322 
Website:
  Awareness event
Join us in Baker Park at the Band Shell on Sept 21 at 5.30pm for an hour's worth of inspiration and unity. Call for details.
 USA-Maryland
 Gaithersburg
Group name: Sugarloaf Congregation of Unitarian Universalists
Group size: 100
Contact person: David Thieke
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Will pray and ask others in my church to pray for a minimum of 2hours on Sept. 21 st, International Day of Peace
 USA-Maryland
 Indian Head
Group name: Town of Indian Head & Indian Head Senior Center
Group size: 30
Contact person: Ann Schultz
Phone: 301-743-2125 
Website:
  Awareness event
Peace Pole Dedication Ceremony
 USA-Maryland
 Silver Spring
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Mark Wolf
Phone: 240 888 4420 
Website:
  
I'll commit to peace forever. I want to help, so please let me know what I can do.
 USA-Massachusetts
 Assonet
Group name: Rainbow Workshop and Learning Center ; Rainbow Pea
Group size: 40 children and fami
Contact person: Elizabeth Lawton
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We will honor this day with a rededication of our Peace Pole with prayers music and a moment of silence and gratitude for all of the worlds people
 USA-Massachusetts
 Bedford
Group name: First Parish Peace & Justice Group
Group size: 6
Contact person: Joseph Pompei
Phone: 781-395-8867 
Website: www,uubedford.org
  Awareness event
Gather on the Bedford Common (75 the Great Road, Bedford MA USA) at 6 PM Friday for a 1 hour vigil. Bring a pro peace sign, we discourage any anti-Iraq war or anti-Bush signs as we want the focus to be pro-peace. Candles will be provided,
 USA-Massachusetts
 Bridgewater
Group name: Peace Vigil at First Parish Church
Group size: 8
Contact person: Betty Gilson
Phone: 508-697-9099 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
The day will include meditation, worship services, music, dancing, labyrinth walking, children's activities, peace pole rededication, native American sunrise service, pot luck supper
 USA-Massachusetts
 Brookline
Group name: United Parish of Brookline
Group size: 40
Contact person: Jennifer Joy Wilson
Phone: 
Website: http://www.unitedparishbrookline.org/
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
In the spirit of Thich Nhat Hahn's Peace Walk, we will engage in prayer followed by a silent walking meditation through Coolidge Corner.
 USA-Massachusetts
 Gloucester
Group name: North Shore Coalition for Peace and Justice
Group size: 
Contact person: Jeanne Gallo
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Silent Vigil on Sept. 21st at the Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial from 6:30-7:30 pm. Bring peace flags and peace/antiwar signs (no impeachment signs, please). DIRECTIONS: Rt.128N to Exit 14 (Rt. 133 towards Gloucester). Follow Rt 133 to Gloucester Harbor where the memorial is located.
 USA-Massachusetts
 greenfield
Group name: GCC Peace and Social Justice Committee
Group size: 8
Contact person: abbie jenks
Phone: 413-775-1127 
Website: www.gcc.mass.edu
  
Dedication of newly installed Peace Pole by students of Peace and Social Justice Studies major and GCC Peace and Justice Committee
 USA-Massachusetts
 Northborugh
Group name: GFWC Northboro Junior Woman's Club
Group size: 65
Contact person: Laurie LaBrecque
Phone: 774-253-4432 
Website: northborojuniorwomansclub.org
  Awareness event
Free event for children at bookstore, 9:30-11:30, 9/22. Activities: book readings, songs, make-your-own Pinwheel for Peace, color your own picture of "what is peace?", snacks, prizes. We want to encourage everyone to think about fostering peace in their own lives and in the world.
 USA-Massachussetts
 Lowell
Group name: Eco~Balance
Group size: 5
Contact person: Minnie Kansman
Phone: 
Website: www.minniekansman.com
  Awareness event
As part of a 28 day Soul Coaching course, on the 21st we will be utilizing the energy of water. Following the work of Dr. Emoto, we will as a group be sending loving and peace filled thoughts to the water sources nearest us, to spread throughout the earth.
 USA-Massachussetts
 Marblehead
Group name: 
Group size: 1-100
Contact person: Donald Orne
Phone: 781-631-0786 
Website: http://www.yingcom.com
  
Playing of the Peace Gong on each hour for 12 hours This is the same Peace Gong that played at the UN on Childrens Day in 1999
 USA-Massachussetts
 Northampton
Group name: Northampton Committee to Stop the War in Iraq
Group size: 25
Contact person: Douglas Renick
Phone: 413-584-8975 
Website: wmafsc.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
One hour silent vigil in front of Edwards Church downtown Northampton. Community members will wear black arm bands all day.
 USA-Massachussetts
 Plymouth
Group name: Pinewood Lodge Yoga Retreat
Group size: 15 -30
Contact person: Kim Saunders
Phone: 508-648-2564 
Website: www.pinewoodlodge.com
  
Each year Pinewood hosts a Yoga retreat. This year we will be participating in the Global Mala Project and the International Peace Vigil.
 USA-Massachussetts
 Watertown
Group name: The Bahai Community of Watertown
Group size: 22
Contact person: Rebecca Rowley
Phone: 
Website:
  
Proclamation for IDP by the Watertown Town Council. Co-sponsor events for IDP to celebrate the diversity of our community a multi-cultural performances on Sept 18th and to hold a public reflection at noon on Sept 21st
 USA-Michigan
 Adrian
Group name: Lenawee Peacemakers
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website: www.lenaweepeacemakers.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Candlelight Vigil in front of the Lenawee County Courthouse
 USA-Michigan
 Alpena
Group name: Alpena Peace Committee
Group size: 10
Contact person: Lisa Marie Lazio
Phone: 
Website:
  
We have a cluster event:activities to raise awareness in community and schools and then a vigil on 9/21
 USA-Michigan
 Alpena
Group name: Alpena Peace Coalition
Group size: 30+
Contact person: Lisa Marie Lazio
Phone: 989 356 0837 
Website:
  
City wide observance of 30 day peace calendar with peace walk and vigil on Sept. 21. Peace Concert, city wide school peace contest, film festival, group discussions on care of earth,
 USA-Michigan
 Ann Arbor
Group name: Interfaith Center for Spiritual Growth
Group size: 25
Contact person: Craig Harvey
Phone: 734-971-8576 
Website: http://www.peacegenerator.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Join in silent prayer or focused meditation toward peace, understanding, cooperation, and joy for your family, the world, and for yourself. The idea is to keep a continuous intention of inner & outer peace going as individuals come and go.
 USA-Michigan
 Climax
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Ann Niedzielski and Dave Knapp
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
We are having an In-Gathering for Peace in our village park. Our local high-schooler did the posters for advertisement. The 3 schools in our district are holding a one minute of silence on Friday morning in observance of International Day of Peace.
 USA-Michigan
 Dearborn
Group name: Christ Episcopal Church
Group size: 250
Contact person: The Rev, Daniel S. Appleyard
Phone: 313-565-8450 
Website: www.christchurchdearborn.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Open Chapel at 8:30 AM and a Noon and 5:30 prayer service for peace
 USA-Michigan
 Detroit
Group name: Archdiocese of Detroit - Department of Education
Group size: 45
Contact person: Joan Christie, OP
Phone: 
Website:
  
The Department of Education will meet for prayer and reflection.
 USA-Michigan
 Grand Rapids
Group name: Dominican Associates
Group size: 
Contact person: David Lincoln
Phone: 616-780-7266 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Gathering of neighbors and Dominican Associates to pray for peace and share a meal
 USA-Michigan
 Kalamazoo
Group name: Congregation of St. Joseph
Group size: 50
Contact person: Sr. Betsy Meagher, CSJ
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Time for personal and group reflection including Scripture, Music and Responses.
 USA-Michigan
 Lansing
Group name: The Greater Lansing International Peace Day Coalit
Group size: 40+
Contact person: Martha Fujita
Phone: 517-927-5553 
Website:
  Awareness event
The Greater Lansing International Peace Day Coalition will host an event on this date from 11:30 am to 1pm at Lansing City Hall. Several local organizations will participate with information booths, music, dedication of a Peace Pole and more
 USA-Michigan
 Marine City
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Barbara Susan
Phone: 
Website:
  
individual prayer
 USA-Michigan
 Troy
Group name: Troy Interfaith Group
Group size: 50
Contact person: Padma Kuppa
Phone: 
Website: www.troyinterfaithgroup.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Students from Ann Arbor created “Divine Light Pictures,” a video to explore how complete strangers could meet, and ask respectfully about their personal religious beliefs and spiritual imagination. The Troy Interfaith Group “believes that peace among peoples and nations requires peace among the religions,” and invites you to join us.
 USA-Minnesota
 Duluth
Group name: Concordia Evangelical Lutheran Church
Group size: 
Contact person: Pastor David Tryggestad
Phone: 218-728-4229 
Website: concordiaduluth.org
  
The sanctuary will be open from noon until 5 p.m. for prayer, reflection, and candle lighting. Prayer and devotional materials will be available.
 USA-Minnesota
 Milaca
Group name: 
Group size: 4
Contact person: Carla Bruggeman
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 We will hold a prayer service on Sept 21 for area residents at our church. As an ongoing commitment, we will continue to pray & contribute where & when we can.
 USA-Minnesota
 Minneapolis
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Sheena Miller
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
An evening of peaceful reflection and prayer.
 USA-Minnesota
 Saint Paul
Group name: Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociate
Group size: 60
Contact person: Ginger K. Hedstrom
Phone: 651.690.7054 
Website: www.csjstpaul.org
  
12:00 One minute of Silence for Peace 12:15-1:00 Universal Dance for Peace International Day of Peace Information distribution
 USA-Missouri
 Columbia
Group name: Fairview Road Community of Christ
Group size: 26
Contact person: Jim Kome
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Peace awareness service with a balloon launch with quotes of peace from various religions/sources. We watched Peace One Day documentary.
 USA-Missouri
 St. Louis
Group name: 
Group size: lots!!!
Contact person: Chelsea Ritter-Soronen
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
City-wide gathering at Forest Park for candlelight vigil and more (poetry, music, etc). 5pm until ??? Where you want to be for Peace Day in St. Louis! EVERYONE IS WELCOME!
 USA-Missouri
 St. Louis
Group name: Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Louis Pro
Group size: 300
Contact person: Diana Oleskevich
Phone: 314-678-0317 
Website: www.csjsl.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Peace pole gathering, song, prayer, fun and refreshments to celebrate peace
 USA-Nebraska
 Hastings
Group name: Hastings College
Group size: about 20
Contact person: Nathan Tramp
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
a moment of silence at noon by the labyrinth (near the flag pole). Envisioning a peaceful world by writing a hope for peace on a note card that will be placed in a capsule and buried by the labyrinth.
 USA-Nebraska
 Lincoln
Group name: 
Group size: we need 1,000
Contact person: John Ridgley
Phone: 402-484-0140 
Website:
  Awareness event
parading in front of the capitol building
 USA-Nevada
 Incline Village
Group name: St. Patrick's Episcopal & No. Tahoe Hebrew Cong.
Group size: 
Contact person: Rev. Jim Beebe
Phone: 775-831-1418 
Website: www.tahoeepiscopal.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Friday, Sept. 21, noon: 341 Village Blvd., Incline Village, NV (map on Web site). Interfaith, intergenerational, and intercultural outdoor community event. Ringing of bells; minute of silence; poems, reflections, and prayers from peacemakers of all cultures and traditions. All ages and faiths warmly welcomed.
 USA-New Hampshire
 Goffstown
Group name: Villa Augustina School
Group size: 295
Contact person: Sister Therese Picard, Religious of Jesus and Mary
Phone: 603-497-2361 
Website: www.villaaugustina.org
  Awareness event
All students, faculty and staff assemble around the statue of Mary on the front lawn of the school. We begin with a moment of silence, uniting with people around the world observing this day. This is followed by each grade praying a Hail Mary for peace and non-violence.
 USA-New Hampshire
 Pelham
Group name: Physica Center for Healing and Education
Group size: 15
Contact person: Melanie Calitri Holden
Phone: 603-893-7925 
Website: www.rekindering.com/peace/attheheartofpeace.html
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
An interfaith celebration of peace through meditation and prayer.
 USA-New Hampshire
 Portsmouth
Group name: Unitarian Universalist Church of Portsmouth/South
Group size: 
Contact person: Rev. Roberta Finkelstein
Phone: 603.436.4762 
Website: www.southchurch-uu.org
  Awareness event
We will join the Seacoast Peace Response in Market Square for their peace vigil from 5pm–6pm, then return to our sanctuary for a reading of Mark Twain’s “War Prayer” and the ringing of our church bell, followed by a Potluck Picnic for Peace in our Peace Garden.
 USA-New Hampshire
 Stratham
Group name: Seacoast Knowledge Center
Group size: 15
Contact person: Cindy Lategan
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Our mission is to heighten awareness that peace begins with each one of us and to celebrate (with food, activities, and fun) living in harmony with our environment, each other, within ourselves. Global transformation can happen by personal steps toward peace.
 USA-New Hampshire
 Windham
Group name: Yoga Sanctuary
Group size: Huge!
Contact person: Priscilla Anne Flynn
Phone: 603-537-0588 
Website: www.YogaSanctuary.com
  
We will perform a brief ritual to welcome autumn and the chant the Gayatri Mantra 108 times followed by 108 repetitions of the sacred OM.
 USA-New Jersey
 Alpha
Group name: alpha mennonite church
Group size: 40
Contact person: monica haas
Phone: 908-454-8345 
Website: alphamenno.com
  
The event is "Hope for a better tomorrow" Our main focus is Columbia. We will show a short film and have a columbian dinner. All is welcome. It's from 2-5pm 9/22/07
 USA-New Jersey
 alpha
Group name: alpha mennonite church
Group size: 40
Contact person: monica haas
Phone: 908-454-8345 
Website: www.alphamenno.com
  Awareness event
theme this year is peace in columbia dinner, movie, singing, and prayers
 USA-New Jersey
 Hillsdale
Group name: St. John's Academy
Group size: 500
Contact person: Deborah Fagnan
Phone: 
Website: http://www.sja-hillsdale.org/
  Awareness event
School Prayer Service at 8:30 am. Pinwheels for peace procession to follow service, made by our kindergarten through sixth grade students. 7th and 8th grade students made paper cranes for peace to be sent to Hiroshima, Japan.
 USA-New Jersey
 marlboro
Group name: Life Bliss Foundation
Group size: 20
Contact person: veena shenoy
Phone: 
Website: www.lifebliss.org
  Awareness event
Meditation and Prayer vigil from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sept. 21 in the Life bliss foundation, NJ center. Prayer services include "Light a candle for peace." , Nithya Dhyaan meditation and Meru Puja Address: Marlboro, nj-07746
 USA-New Jersey
 Summit
Group name: Pax Christi Summit, NJ Peace Action, Summit Interf
Group size: 
Contact person: Kathy O'Leary
Phone: 908-273-0751 
Website: www.paxsummit.blogspot.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
“What can you do for peace?” From 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, we will be collecting signatures to end the war in Iraq. Contact Kathy O'Leary to volunteer 908-273-0751 (kathy-wargo@comcast.net). Vigil and peace march on the Village Green begin at 6:30
 USA-New Jersey
 Teaneck, NJ
Group name: KAY ROSEEN
Group size: 
Contact person: Kay ROSEEN
Phone: 
Website: gracelutheranteaneck.org
  Awareness event
 USA-New Mexico
 Albuquerque
Group name: High Desert Center for Spiritual Living
Group size: 100
Contact person: Kimberly A. Schavey
Phone: 505-839-1965 
Website: www.HighDesertCRS.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We will be networking with other faith and peace communities to host probably a 4 hour vigil/event during the day and will release info in advance to the media.
 USA-New York
 Brewster
Group name: Brewster Presbyterian Church
Group size: 50
Contact person: Deborah Moldow
Phone: 
Website:
  
The communities of sister churches Brewster Presbyterian and Croton Falls Presbyterian will celebrate the IDP with a special peace service led by Rev. Deborah Moldow and the rededication of the Peace Pole.
 USA-New York
 Brooklyn
Group name: 
Group size: 500
Contact person: Lisa Fernandez
Phone: 718-377-7696 
Website:
  Awareness event
Pieces of Peace March . We will host a community march to increase awareness of the desire for our children to live where peace on earth prevails!!
 USA-New York
 Brooklyn
Group name: P.S.119 School of Social Awareness
Group size: 
Contact person: Lisa Fernandez
Phone: 718-377-7696 
Website:
  
Schoolwide peace march and creatuion of life-size tibetan mandala.
 USA-New York
 Brooklyn
Group name: Leif Ericson Day School
Group size: 200
Contact person: Rita Pihra-Majurinen
Phone: 718-748-9023 
Website: http://leds.home.mindspring.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
On Wed. 9/19: Rededication of 2005 "Peace Poles" and dedication of "Peace Branches" with prayer & worship; students/faculty engaged in awareness activities re: peace & nonviolence throughout the school day; plant "Pinwheels for Peace" in garden during public ceremony; display pinwheels through 9/21
 USA-New York
 Chatham
Group name: Citizens of Chatham
Group size: 100
Contact person: Mary Anne Davis
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Poetry, Art and Prayer
 USA-New York
 Corning
Group name: 
Group size: 5
Contact person: Ashley Elizabeth
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
 USA-New York
 Long Island
Group name: 
Group size: 1,000 plus
Contact person: karen k. serota
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Celebration for Peace 2007 Peace for all mankind Details to follow
 USA-New York
 New York
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 50
Contact person: Ms. Kuo
Phone: 212-300-6776 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We are planning on a Prayer service for the whole student body, awareness events with students and Peace education through the wider community at the University
 USA-New York
 New York
Group name: 
Group size: 2
Contact person: Mackenzie
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
 USA-New York
 Ronkonkoma
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Jackson L. Stiles
Phone: 631 553 4444 
Website:
  Awareness event
 USA-New York
 Saratoga Springs
Group name: Saratoga Peace Alliance
Group size: 
Contact person: Patty Christensen
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We will gather in front of the post office on Broadway in Saratoga Springs at 5:30pm for a silent vigil. At 6:15 we will walk to the
 USA-New York
 Schenectady
Group name: College Community
Group size: 25
Contact person: MaryClare O'Connor
Phone: 
Website: www.sunysccc.edu
  24-hour Community event
We will gather together to share good will, song, dance, spoken word, poetry, meditation, laughter, joy, silence...
 USA-New York
 Seneca Falls
Group name: Women's Interfaith Institute of the Finger Lakes
Group size: 
Contact person: Kathy Keller
Phone: 315-548-9059 
Website: women'sinterfaithfingerlakes.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Our Peace Vigil will be held at the Institute, 140 Fall St., Seneca Falls, NY from 8 am to 8 pm.
 USA-New York
 Stanfordville
Group name: modernsacred
Group size: 
Contact person: Riva
Phone: 
Website: modernsacred.com
  
Please join me in making prayer beads from recycled paper, in a prayer for peace and the life-giving sacredness of water.
 USA-NewYork
 New York
Group name: Chogye Sa Korean Buddhist Temple
Group size: 
Contact person: Matthew Egan
Phone: 
Website: http://www.nychogyesa.org/main/emain.asp
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Special chanting ceremony. Listen to the chant to Kwan Seum Bosal, the Bodhisattva of Compassion at http://www.kwanumzen.com/practice/chants/chanting-instructional-cd/09-kwan-seum-bosal.mp3
 USA-North Carolina
 Asheville
Group name: Women in Black
Group size: 15-50
Contact person: Ray Hearne
Phone: 828-683-7836 
Website: www.main.nc.us/wib
  Awareness event
Meet at Vance Monument in Asheville at 7 p.m.to read a proclamation of peace and gather to show support for international day of peace. Follows Women in Black regular Friday Saturday vigil. All welcome.
 USA-North Carolina
 Asheville
Group name: Women in Black
Group size: 15-50
Contact person: Ray Hearne
Phone: 828-683-7836 
Website: http://www.main.nc.us/wib
  Awareness event
Following our weekly Women in Black vigil against violence, we will hold space in city center for a community recognition of International Day of Peace.
 USA-North Carolina
 Greensboro
Group name: FaithAction International House
Group size: 30-40
Contact person: Dr. Mark R. Sills
Phone: 336-379-0037 
Website: www.faihouse.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith Prayer for Peace Ceremony involving prayers from many religious traditions.
 USA-North Carolina
 Louisburg
Group name: St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Group size: 65
Contact person: Susan McFarlane
Phone: 919-496-4180 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Prayer Vigil to be held from Noon on 9/21 until Noon on 9/22.
 USA-North Carolina
 Morehead City
Group name: Coastal Carolina for Peace
Group size: 15-20
Contact person: Ann Rivers
Phone: 252-240-2433 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Peace Day vigil will include a bridge of peace ceremony,music by a flute choir,an interpretive dance by small group of children, and reading of a peace compostion by local high school student. To be held at the History Place auditorium in downtown Morehead City. 7pm Sept. 21
 USA-North Carolina
 Oak Ridge
Group name: Imagine Nations Peace
Group size: ?
Contact person: Denise Bradford
Phone: 704-267-5603 
Website:
  Awareness event
We are going to have a Peace Party with childrens activites, adult awareness with music ,song ,dance and drum circles for peace
 USA-North Carolina
 Raleigh
Group name: Wake for Consciousness
Group size: 120
Contact person: Joy
Phone: 919-771-2698 
Website: http://consciousness.meetup.com/59/
  Awareness event
We will be creating prayer flags of peace which will hang around the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area.
 USA-North Carolina
 Warrenton
Group name: Candlelight Spiritual Science Center/ CSSC Wellnes
Group size: 25
Contact person: Rev. Sylvia
Phone: 252.257.2989 
Website: CandlelightSpiritualScienceCenter.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
The Warren Co Ministerial Association plans a 6 hour event at Recreation Center,Hwy 158 By-Pass in Warrenton,NC. Join in a musical program with Pin Wheels and walking. 11AM -5PM.Bells and peace slogan every 1/2 hour. Rain or Shine. Call Sylvia to be on the program.
 USA-North Carolina
 Warrenton
Group name: Warren County Mimisterial Association
Group size: 25
Contact person: Rev.Sylvia
Phone: 252.257.2989 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
11:30AM to 6:30PM at the County Recreation Center on HWY 158 By-Pass - Pinwheels,doves,posters on display.Songs and walking for Peace.All ages rain or shine
 USA-North Carolina
 Wilmington
Group name: Grandmothers For Peace
Group size: 50
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Peace music and readings at Hugh Macrae Park..6 pm
 USA-North Carolina
 Winston Salem
Group name: Triad Interfaith Peace Witness
Group size: 100
Contact person: Marie Linton
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith service starting at 7:30 PM, September 20 at Lloyd Street Presbyterian Church in downtown Winston-Salem.
 USA-North Carolina
 Winston-Salem
Group name: St. Anne's Episcopal Church
Group size: 100
Contact person: Marie Linton
Phone: 336-765-5030 
Website: www.stannes-ws.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
details to be announced later
 USA-North Carolina
 Winston-Salem
Group name: Triad Interfaith Peace Witness
Group size: 200
Contact person: Hal Hayak
Phone: 336-768-0714 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 Moment of silence at noon on steps of City Hall. Ringing of church bells. School children to perform. Mayor to read proclamation of peace.
 USA-North Carolina
 Winston-Salem
Group name: Triad Interfaith Peace Witness
Group size: 500
Contact person: Hal Hayek
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Set up booth at Rock the Block - city street party. Disseminate information regarding IDP. Peace pole on exhibit. Miniature peace pole kits available for purchase.
 USA-Ohio
 Beavercreek
Group name: Christian Childlren Childcare
Group size: 2
Contact person: Shyrryll L. Broglin
Phone: 9378733923 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
We cultivate intercultural relations between minorities in order to promote peace. We assist people with disabilities get adequate support and appropriate care. We help substance abusers get the necessary counselling, advice, and to become self-sufficient. We assist children & other people by providing clothing, food, school supplies, miscellaneous, etc.
 USA-Ohio
 Cincinnati
Group name: Secular Franciscan OLP Peace & Justice Commission
Group size: 
Contact person: Marvin Dickman, SFO
Phone: 
Website:
  
International Day Of Peace Education and Prayer Service,at 7 p.m., September 21, 2007, at Presentation Ministries Center; http://www.presentationministries.com/home/home.asp ; 3230 McHenry Avenue; in Cincinnati, OH 45211; in a Franciscan Peace and Justice, interfaith, and multicultural, celebration for world peace.
 USA-Ohio
 Cincinnati
Group name: Franciscan Sisters of the Poor
Group size: 35
Contact person: karen J. Hartman, S.F.P.
Phone: 513 761 9040 x 
Website:
  
Prayer service
 USA-Ohio
 Cleveland
Group name: Euclid Avenue Congregational Church UCC
Group size: 20-50
Contact person: Brenna M. Connor Profitt
Phone: 216-791-5200 x1 
Website: www.eacc-ucc.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
I would like to coordinate a group event for our area. Please send addl. materials to our congregation.
 USA-Ohio
 Columbus
Group name: Jane's Montessori Academy
Group size: 50
Contact person: Tammy Chabria
Phone: 614-457-6404 
Website: http://JanesAcademy.com
  Awareness event
We will have a ceremony and international potluck for all 50 of our students, who range in age from 2 1/2 to 6, and their families. We will sing songs about peace around our Peace Pole.
 USA-Ohio
 Columbus
Group name: Ohio Dominican University
Group size: 15
Contact person: Jenn Schaaf
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
White crosses with facts about war and peace will be displayed around campus. A prayer service will be held at 11:45 AM and Mass will be held at Noon to celebrate peace.
 USA-Ohio
 Dayton
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: mehdi adineh
Phone: 937-361-8762 
Website: http://therapy-cafe.com
  Awareness event
A Free Concert at the Therapy Cafe to mark the IDP; Puzzle of Light
 USA-Ohio
 Lakewood
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Ruthie Koenigsmark
Phone: 216-521-2894 
Website:
  Awareness event
Illuminate for Peace Citizens to light in the evening illuminaries to mark this day
 USA-Ohio
 springfield
Group name: springfield community
Group size: 100 or more
Contact person: jyothi puram
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
candle light procession on 09/20 at 6.30 pm from public library to city hall,followed by introduction on idp, address by mayor, ceo of local hospital and people from different religions on peace in their religion.
 USA-Ohio
 Warren
Group name: Saint James Catholic Church
Group size: 100+
Contact person: Sister Yvonne Horning, O.P.
Phone: 
Website: http://hometown.aol.com/stjamesrcwarren
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Evening Prayer Service open to the community (Warren/diocese) followed by social
 USA-Oklahoma
 Oklahoma City
Group name: United Nations Association, Greater OKC Chapter
Group size: 200
Contact person: Bill Bryant
Phone: 
Website: www.una-okc.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Oklahoma City's community-wide celebration will take place at the Gold Dome, NW 23 & Classen, from 5pm to 7pm. The event will feature musicians, dancers, and Pinwheels for Peace. More info at www.una-okc.org.
 USA-Oklahoma
 Oklahoma City
Group name: Peace Day Coalition
Group size: 14
Contact person: Nathaniel Batchelder
Phone: 405-524-5577 
Website: www.peacehouseok.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Friday evening public celebration of "Pinwheels For Peace" projects thoughout Oklahoma City Public School. Mayor Mick Cornett, 2 State Senators, School Administrators, parents, kids, music, drums.
 USA-Oregon
 Corvallis
Group name: Corvallis Community Celebration
Group size: over 150
Contact person: Lorna Simpson
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
2nd annual Corvallis Community Celebration of International Peace Day, making Pinwheels for Peace to display by sidewalk around County Courthouse square; writing peace in different languages, hearing proclamations by Mayor and County Commissioners, singing, joining in a 'Peace Walk around the Courthouse' to contemplate all the twirling Pinwheels for Peace.
 USA-Oregon
 Waldport
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Joey Lynn
Phone: 
Website: www.peace-etcetera.com
  Awareness event
Meditation for PEACE
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Baden, PA
Group name: Sisters of St. Joseph of Baden
Group size: 250-plus
Contact person: Jeanette Bussen, CSJ, Coord. of Justice Ministry
Phone: 724-869-2151 
Website: www.stjoseph-baden.org
  Awareness event
We observed the International Day of Peace with an outdoor prayer service with elementary school children at Mount Gallitzin Academy, a community Mass for peace in our Motherhouse Chapel, tolling of bells and public peace vigil.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Bangor, U. Mt. Bethel Twp.
Group name: 
Group size: three
Contact person: W. P. VanBuskirk
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Blue Ball/New Holland, PA
Group name: Blue Ball Church of the Brethren
Group size: 4 leaders, community
Contact person: Joyce E. Weaver
Phone: 717-336-4212 
Website: none
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 Candle light prayer walk in the community on the evening of 9-21. All area churches are invited to participate, including Jehova's Witness, Amish and Catholic.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Edinboro
Group name: Sociology Club
Group size: 12
Contact person: Werner Lange
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Gathering at the Peace Pole on the campus of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania for reading of peace poems beginning with Mark Twain's War Prayer.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Glenside
Group name: St. Peter's Epispocal Church, Glenside
Group size: 
Contact person: Roxanne Walter
Phone: 215-983-7592 
Website: www.stpetersglenside.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith Peace vigil 7:00PM as part of our Taize service on Sept. 20 to usher in International Day of Peace.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Harrisburg
Group name: Ridgeway Community Church of the Brethren
Group size: 85?
Contact person: Liz Bidgood Enders
Phone: 717-545-4542 
Website: www.ridgewaycob.org
  
Our worship service on September 23 will be devoted to peace and faith. We'll be using resources from DOV website as well as denominational resources related to peace and nonviolence.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Harrisburg, PA
Group name: Pennsylvania Council of Churches
Group size: 30-50
Contact person: Rev. Sandra Strauss
Phone: (717) 545-4761 
Website: www.pachurches.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith vigil and prayer walk
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Hollidaysburg
Group name: Hollidaysburg Church of the Brethren
Group size: 
Contact person: Marlys Hershberger and Keith Eldred
Phone: 814-695-0072 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
24-Hour Prayer Vigil on the ramp outside our church building, Friday noon - Saturday noon.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Philadelphia
Group name: Sisters of Saint Joseph of Chestnut Hill, Philadel
Group size: 1,000
Contact person: Mary Beth Hamm, SSJ
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Morning Prayer Service for Peace, Mass for Peace, Evening Communal Contemplation for Peace at the Motherhouse. We will be placing a candle in the window of our homes as a sign of our hope for peace.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: betty g. elee
Phone: 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
prayer, fasting, almsgiving
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: South Hills Interfaith Ministries
Group size: 
Contact person: Barbara Houston
Phone: 412-854-9120 ex 
Website: www.shim-center.org
  Awareness event
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: Pittsburgh North People for Peace
Group size: 15
Contact person: Mary Sheehan
Phone: 412-367-0383 
Website:
  24-hour Interfaith observation
A Family Celebration of Peace on the eve of IDP with music, dance, children's activities, guest speaker. Interfaith Peace Service on IDP at 8:00 a.m. Vigils, liturgies, ringing of church bells, moment of silence during the day.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: Peace Days Pittsburgh
Group size: hundreds
Contact person: Wanda Guthrie
Phone: 412 596-0066 
Website: peacedayspittsburgh.googlepages.com
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Two weeks of reflection, prayer, education and celebration as we move to create a culture of peace and non-violence here - in the Pittsburgh community for the world. Visit our website: peacedayspittsburgh.googlepages.com for complete details and directions for all activities.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: East Liberty Presbyterian Church
Group size: unk
Contact person: Michele Bossers
Phone: 
Website: peacedayspittsburgh@googlepages.com
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Labyrinth available for meditation all day. Volunteers will be present for part of the day. Meditative recorded music, and copies of Ignatian, Thomas Merton and other prayers will be available. Make a Mandela for prayer and meditation from 3-6 pm. East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Avenue
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: Islamic Center of Pittsburg
Group size: unk
Contact person: Outreach
Phone: 412-682-5555 x4 
Website: http://www.icp-pgh.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
An afternoon of open dialogue at our Open House at the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh on Thursday, September 20, 2007 from 12:00PM – 5:00PM at 4100 Bigelow Blvd. Learn about Islam’s Basic Belief’s
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: Passionist Priests and Brothers
Group size: 17
Contact person: Sr. Barbara Finch
Phone: 412-716-9750 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Monastery Church open throughtout the day for prayer. Masses at 7a.m. and 5:30p.m. for peace. Fr. Kevin Dance C.P. who represents the Passionists at the UN will speak at 7p.m.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 Pittsburgh
Group name: St. Anne's Peace and Justice
Group size: 20
Contact person: Tina Weiland
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
A prayer Vigil will commence at 8:30 a.m. until 5:00. A closing ceremony will begin at 4:30 with prayers, music, homily and gospel readings.
 USA-Pennsylvania
 South Park
Group name: Windover Hills United Methodist Church
Group size: 26
Contact person: Rev. Dale Reese
Phone: 412-653-6899 
Website: www.windoverhill.org
  
12 hour prayer vigil for peace conducted at our church
 USA-Puerto Rico
 Rio Grande
Group name: Iglesia Evangelica Unida de PR
Group size: 100
Contact person: Rvdo. Dr. Samuel Caraballo-Lopez
Phone: (787) 642-8953 
Website: www.iglesiaevangelicaunidariogrande.org
  Awareness event
The vigil start at 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. of the next day.
 USA-Rhode Island
 All of Rhode Island
Group name: Peace Flag Project, RI State Council of Churches
Group size: 
Contact person: Ginny Fox
Phone: 
Website: www.thepeaceflagproject.org
  
At 12:00 noon on the Peace Day, all the churches of RI will ring their bells for five minutes to inspire people all over the state to stop for a few minutes to think about peace.
 USA-Rhode Island
 Coventry
Group name: The Center for World Peace Inc.
Group size: 20
Contact person: Catherine Staley
Phone: 
Website: www.thecenterforworldpeace.com
  Awareness event
we are going to host some type of gathering not sure of location yet
 USA-Rhode Island
 Providence
Group name: The Peace Flag Project
Group size: 
Contact person: Ginny Fox
Phone: 
Website: www.thepeaceflagproject.org
  
The Peace Flag Project holds an annual event to celebrate the Peace Day with local community, religious and peace groups. It includes making of Peace Flags (based on Tibetan Prayer Flags), silent Walking Meditation and interfaith prayers for peace.
 USA-Rhode Island
 Providence
Group name: The Peace Flag Project
Group size: 
Contact person: Ginny Fox
Phone: 
Website: www.thepeaceflagproject.org
  Awareness event
Our Peace Day event is Sunday, Sept. 23, Davey Lopes Rec Center Park, 277 Dudley St, Providence, 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Activities from 3:00 to 4:00; 5:00 pm we begin our ceremony: brief talks on peace,silent Walking Meditation, and interfaith peace prayers.
 USA-Rhode Island
 State of Rhode Island
Group name: The Peace Flag Project and the Rhode Island State
Group size: 
Contact person: Ginny Fox
Phone: 
Website: www.thepeaceflagproject.org
  Awareness event
On the International Day of Peace (9/21) the churches of Rhode Island will ring their steeple bells for five minutes beginning at 12 noon. Other religious groups will mark this time with peace prayers and meditation.
 USA-South Carolina
 Columbia
Group name: Universal Peace Federation
Group size: 20
Contact person: Tim Murphy
Phone: 803732-5869 
Website: www.upf.com
  Awareness event
prayer rally on steps of the state capital
 USA-South Carolina
 ROUND O
Group name: BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Group size: 15
Contact person: THERESA ACKERMAN
Phone: 843-835-8495 
Website: www.prayermakesthedifference.com
  Awareness event
will write a bulletin insert for 9/16.
 USA-Tennessee
 Nashville
Group name: Nashville Peace Coalition
Group size: varies
Contact person: Eric Schechter
Phone: 615-414-4572 
Website: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/peace-coalition/message/3666
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We'll be standing along West End, in front of Centennial Park, from 5 to 7 pm, showing signs to rush hour traffic and making noise. See web page for details.
 USA-Tennessee
 Oak Ridge
Group name: Dept of Peace Campaign
Group size: 10
Contact person: Cheryl Dobbins
Phone: 336-817-1307 
Website: www.nc-dop.org
  Less than 24-hour Community event
IN honor of International Day of Peace, Sept 21st, at OdinStone Labyrinth Park, 4-7 children's events; 7pm opening ceremony; 7:30 potluck ; 8-11pm entertainment; bring covered dish, quilts, lawn chairs and percussion instruments. Learn about the legislation to create a Dept of Peace in the US.
 USA-Texas
 Corpus Christi
Group name: South Texas Alliance for Peace and Justice
Group size: 80
Contact person: Ann E. Smith
Phone: (361) 992-1535 
Website: www.stpeace.org
  24-hour Community event
Noon gathering at Del Mar College and a Moment of Silence in area churches. All day prayer vigil at Cole Park on Corpus Christi Bayfront. Evening observance with music and speakers at 7 pm at Cole Park, Corpus Christi Bayfront.
 USA-Texas
 Dallas
Group name: 
Group size: 66
Contact person: Tisha Vanderbeck
Phone: 2147347072 
Website:
  Awareness event
Series of materials provided beyond 66 direct participants to conduct their own vigils, request to mayor for proclamation, critical film viewing for 66 viewers and moment of observation/vigil for peaceful resolution of conflicts.
 USA-Texas
 Dallas
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: Caroline Martin
Phone: 
Website:
  
Personal vigil
 USA-Texas
 Dallas
Group name: PeaceMakers, Inc
Group size: 100 +
Contact person: Suzanna Brown
Phone: 
Website: www.womenspeaceconference.org
  Awareness event
We are dedicating and planting a Peace Pole to the City of Dallas in honor of the 3rd International Women’s Peace Conference held July 2007. The World Peace Prayer Ceremony with over 190 flags of independent countries of the lands and people of the oneness of humanity.
 USA-Texas
 Dallas
Group name: 
Group size: 66
Contact person: Tisha Vanderbeck
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Presentation of lectures from Dr. Martin Luther King after week long release of materials from Ghandi and other spiritual or religious leaders, scientists, strategists, and academics on nonviolent action for reflection and further reading.
 USA-Texas
 Denton
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: John R. Huff Jr.
Phone: 
Website:
  
Private personal vigil.
 USA-Texas
 Denton
Group name: United Methodist Women of FUMC Denton, TX
Group size: 25
Contact person: Rose Watson
Phone: 940-482-6744 
Website: www.fumc-denton.com
  
A day of come-and-go prayers in church chapel, not directed but a list of related scriptures, prayers and hymns are available. 9 am to 6 pm; hosted by United Methodist Women.
 USA-Texas
 Johnson City
Group name: Simple Abundance Yoga
Group size: 
Contact person: Wendy Gilliland
Phone: 423.677.2234 
Website: www.simpleabundanceyoga.com
  Awareness event
108 Sun Salutations for Peace on Friday, Sept. 21st; Peace Practice in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 22nd, Peace Meditation and Concert following
 USA-Texas
 Rosanky
Group name: Naveh haMarah Sanctuary
Group size: unknown
Contact person: Kallah Rishel
Phone: 
Website: www.navehhamarah.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
15 minute periods of meditation throughout the day.
 USA-Utah
 Logan
Group name: Cache Valley Peace Works
Group size: 20
Contact person: Brenda Chung
Phone: 1 435 755 5137 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Community Peace Vigil every Friday from 5-6PM on east side of Main Street between 100 N and Center Street in Logan. Started on Peace Day activities in 2005.
 USA-Utah
 Provo
Group name: MESJ Utah County
Group size: 100
Contact person: Ash Bledsoe
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Join Utah County Citizens in solidarity for Peace & Justice. We will be holding the protest at the Provo office for Senator Orrin Hatch. 51 S. University Ave., Provo, Utah.
 USA-Vermont
 Hardwick
Group name: Hardwick Area Peace and Justice Coalition
Group size: 100+
Contact person: Annie Gaillard
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
It is very rural here with lots of little towns, but we are gathering in one of them to show the movie "Peace One Day" on Sept 11 and meeting afterwards to organize peace events in our local communities
 USA-Vermont
 Johnson
Group name: 
Group size: 
Contact person: Lisa Buell
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Meditation for Peace 7:00-7:50 am Blossoming Lotus Yoga Studio School St Johnson Vermont
 USA-Vermont
 Middlebury
Group name: Middlebury Peace Churches
Group size: 100
Contact person: Linda Pieri
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
A candlite peace walk from various churches to meet at Memorial park for a speaker, songs and prayers for peace on earth
 USA-Vermont
 Montpelier
Group name: 'Coalition' of Peace Academy; Unitarian Church; Be
Group size: ??
Contact person: Harris Webster
Phone: 802 223 7399 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
Morning walks to Peace Park; HS Students and visitors to HS classroom share ideas on peace; church bell ringing; noon time readings on peace; car pool visit to Peace Academy; meditation hour and labrynth walks ; candlelight march to outdoor worship service
 USA-Virgina
 Kilmarnock
Group name: Bay Center for Spiritual Development
Group size: 20
Contact person: Carol J. Burke
Phone: 804-435-4020 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
On the Eve (Sept. 20) Celebrate a Day Of Peace, Program on "Make Me a Channel of Your Peace"
 USA-Virginia
 Alexandria
Group name: Yoga in Daily Life
Group size: 
Contact person: alexandria@yogaindailylifeus.org
Phone: (703) 299-8946 
Website: www.yogaindailylifeus.org
  Awareness event
CANDLE-LIGHTING CEREMONY Join us in a symbolic gathering for peace, inspired by the teachings and world peace efforts of His Holiness Swami Maheshwaranandaji, author of the Yoga in Daily Life System. Come light a candle in front of the Yoga Center between 6 and 9 pm, 9/21.
 USA-Virginia
 Harrisonburg
Group name: Eastern Mennonite Middle and High School
Group size: 300+
Contact person: Anne Stewart
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
The schools planted a peace pole in the front court yard along with pinwheels with messages for 'whirled' peace.
 USA-Virginia
 Manassas
Group name: Manassas Church of the Brethren
Group size: many
Contact person: Rev. Nancy Fitzgerald
Phone: 703-368-4783 
Website: www.manassasbrethren.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Prayer for Peace service on corner of Lee and Grant Avenues involving several faiths and denominations.
 USA-Virginia
 Nokesville
Group name: Nokesville Church of The Brethren
Group size: 
Contact person: Dianne Nelson
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
New Peace Pole planting w/worship benediction around it on 9/16. Sanctuary open for individuals to come join in prayer throughout day 9/21/07. And prayer vespers @ All Church Camp that night @ Brehtren Woods for those attending camp.
 USA-Virginia
 Norfolk & Hampton Roads
Group name: UN International Day of Peace Hampton Roads
Group size: 10
Contact person: Mac McKinney
Phone: 757-627-5371 
Website:http://www.hamptonroadsnetworkfornonviolence.org/peaceday.htm
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
  Interfaith celebration and commitment to building peace through words, dance and music from 6:00 to 8:00PM on Friday Sept 21 at the Norfolk Unitarian Church on the Hague, 739 Yarmouth Street, followed by a reception in the church hall with refreshments and information tables for all cosponsors.
 USA-Virginia
 Richmond
Group name: Richmond Friends Meeting
Group size: 70
Contact person: John Ely
Phone: 
Website: www.richmondfriends.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Begining at 7:00 pm, September 21, 2007, a silent vigil will be held at Richmond Friends Meeting, 4500 Kensington Ave., Richmond, Virginia 23221
 USA-Virginia
 Stephens City
Group name: Unity of the Shenandoah
Group size: ??
Contact person: Michael Mills
Phone: 540-722-8874 
Website:
  24-hour Community event
We will be reading the 12 Peace Prayers for the full 24 hour vigil....other events to be determined
 USA-Washington
 Bellevue
Group name: Eastside Friends Meeting & Bellevue Com. College
Group size: 100
Contact person: Linda Ellsworth
Phone: 425-865-9368 
Website: www.quaker.org/eastside
  Awareness event
Candlelight Vigil - the World Peace Prayer Ceremony, songs, poems and stories expressing our hope for peace in the world. 6:00 -8:30 pm on BCC campus. 6:00 - art projects, tabling, music, choose a flag. 7:00 - World Peace Prayer Ceremony followed by music, poetry and stories.
 USA-Washington
 Bellingham
Group name: Whatcom Peace & Justice Center
Group size: 600
Contact person: Marie Marchand
Phone: (360) 734-0217 
Website: www.whatcompjc.org
  
Peace march and evening program with speakers, music, awards. This is our 4th annual celebration. Upwards of 500 people attend each year.
 USA-Washington
 Bellingham
Group name: St. Joseph Hospital Spiritual Care Dept.
Group size: 30
Contact person: Nettie Post
Phone: 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith Prayer Service for Peace at noonin St. Joseph Hospital Main Lobby
 USA-Washington
 Bothell
Group name: St. Brendan Church
Group size: 300
Contact person: Karen Aiken
Phone: 425-446-1133 
Website: stbrendan.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith prayer service. Many different faiths represented in prayer and song.
 USA-Washington
 Coupeville
Group name: Coupeville Peace & Reconciliation
Group size: 11
Contact person: Che' Gilliland
Phone: 360-678-5329 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We will be standing on the corner of Main St. & Hwy. 20 from 5-7 pm with peace signs, banners and possibly a 21 foot peace dove (depends on weather conditions!) We will set aside time for a focused peace meditation.
 USA-Washington
 Ellensburg, Wa
Group name: The Yoga Self Center
Group size: 
Contact person: Marsha Hawk
Phone: 509-607-1882 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
yoga, tai chi, compassionate communication, dharma talks and meditation followed by community vigil for peace
 USA-Washington
 Princeton
Group name: US Federation for Mid-East Peace
Group size: 45
Contact person: Ann Y Gong
Phone: 425-443-4803 
Website: www.usfmep.org
  Awareness event
We are planning on a Prayer service for the whole student body, awareness events with students and Peace education through the wider community at the University
 USA-Washington
 Puyallup
Group name: Social Justice Committee, Puyallup United Methodis
Group size: 35
Contact person: Mary Kohli
Phone: 
Website:
  
One half hour silent prayer vigil
 USA-Washington
 Seattle
Group name: INTERFAITH COMMUNITY CHURCH
Group size: 100
Contact person: Rev Karen Lindquist
Phone: 
Website: http://www.interfaithcommunitychurch.org
  
We plan to open our doors for 24 hours for silence, meditation, prayer, chant, music, song, conversation and interfaith dialogue!
 USA-Washington
 Seattle
Group name: Amamchi Seattle Satsang
Group size: 40
Contact person: Ravi Susarla
Phone: 
Website: http://seattlesatsang.amma.org
  Awareness event
Group Gathering for devotional singing and chanting prayers including peace prayers.
 USA-Washington
 Tacoma
Group name: Pacific Lutheran University Campus Ministry
Group size: 100
Contact person: Elise Erickson
Phone: 
Website: www.plu.edu/~cmin
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
International Peace Day Chapel Please join us for a moment of reflection, prayer and song, 10:30am, Lagerquist Concert Hall, Pacific Lutheran University. All are welcome!
 USA-Washington
 Vashon
Group name: The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit
Group size: 350
Contact person: The Rev. John K. Thompson
Phone: 206 567-4488 
Website: www.holyspiritvashon.org
  24-hour Community event
24 hour Vigil beginning noon on the 21st of September and ending noon on the 22nd. There will be an opening service at noon, Evening Prayer service at 6:00 PM, a Compline service at 9:00 PM, and a Eucharist celebrated at noon to end the Vigil
 USA-Washington D.C
 New Hope
Group name: St. Philip's Episcopal Church
Group size: 
Contact person: Cathy Kerr
Phone: 
Website: www.stphilipsnewhope.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Prayer Service for Peace at 7 PM
 USA-West Virginia
 Huntington
Group name: PROGS
Group size: 12
Contact person: Maura Conway
Phone: 
Website: http://groups.google.com/group/progswv
  Awareness event
Meeting to rally and hold vigil for peace
 USA-West Virginia
 Parkersburg
Group name: Every Church Peace Process (ECpp)
Group size: 40
Contact person: Ray Foss
Phone: 304-428-5056 
Website: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/EcapCmov/message/67
  Awareness event
Community Peace Day Worship Service 21-Sep-07 -- Annual International Day of Prayer for Peace will be commemorated l2:15 p.m. Friday. by a brief public interdenominational ecumenical service at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Parkersburg WV. Service is online: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/EcapCmov/message/82
 USA-Wisconsin
 Green Bay
Group name: Resurrection Catholic, St Annes's Episcopal, Ascen
Group size: 100
Contact person: Amy Rosteing
Phone: 336-7768 
Website: http://www.gbres.org/
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Pinwheels & flashlight Walk 6:30 PM at Resurrection 7:00 PM Prayer Service and social.
 USA-Wisconsin
 La Crosse
Group name: 
Group size: 30-50
Contact person: christine meisenheimer
Phone: 608-786-2816 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
at noon @ cameron park (5th and king st) following the minute of silent observation for peace at noon there will be a half hour display of peace placards on 4th and king st. open mic to be available for comments on peace. a march may develop
 USA-Wisconsin
 Middleton
Group name: Middleton Baha'i Community
Group size: 
Contact person: Nancy Korn
Phone: 
Website: http://www.middletonbahais.org/
  Less than 24-hour Community event
4th Annual International Day of Peace Potluck Picnic, Sunday, September 23, 12:30 p.m., Lakeview Park Shelter, Middleton, Wisconsin
 USA-Wisconsin
 Milwaukee
Group name: Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi and Interfaith Co
Group size: 
Contact person: Irene Senn
Phone: 414-744-1160 
Website: www.lakeosfs.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. with time for individual meditative prayer and walking the labyrinth. Group prayer service at 6:45 p.m.
 USA-Wisconsin
 Milwaukee
Group name: Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi and Interfaith Co
Group size: 40
Contact person: Irene Senn
Phone: 414-744-1160 
Website: www.lakeosfs.org
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Time for individual meditative prayer or walking the labyrinth. Prayer service at 6:45 in the Troubadour at St. Francis Convent, 3221 S. Lake Dr.
 USA-Wisconsin
 Waukesha
Group name: Enhancing Balance
Group size: 15
Contact person: Patricia Corrigan Culotti
Phone: 262-662-1060 
Website: www.enhancingbalance.com
  
We will participate in form of a healing qigong circle and meditation in the morning of Sept 21 in our Tai chi class and over the weekend in our Instructor certification training
 USA-Wisconsin
 West Bend
Group name: Peace Seekers of Washington County
Group size: 250
Contact person: Dale Landis
Phone: 262-334-3179 
Website: thepeaceseekers.blogspot.com
  
Peace Pole dedication, Sept. 22, 2007. Mayor Diess will speak; meanwhile we are requesting she proclaim the International Day of Peace September 21.
 USA-Wyoming
 Cheyenne
Group name: Cheyenne Ministerial Association
Group size: 50
Contact person: Rick Veit
Phone: 307-634-7709 
Website:
  Awareness event
We will hold an interfaith service at the new amphitheater in our community park.
 USA-Wyoming
 Cheyenne
Group name: Cheyenne Ministerial Association
Group size: 50
Contact person: Rick Veit
Phone: 3076347709 
Website:
  Awareness event
An interfaith service celebrating the day of peace. St. Marks Episcopal Church will also be open all day for meditation and Prayer.

South and Central America

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 Argentina
 Buenos Aires
Group name: Mil Milenios de Paz
Group size: 500
Contact person: ines palomeque
Phone: 54 11 47921732 
Website: www.milmilenios.org.ar
  Less than 24-hour Community event
 Argentina
 SANTA FE
Group name: GAP SANTA FE
Group size: 5
Contact person: GRACIELA
Phone: 54-0342-4600388 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Community event
   meditation from 4.30 pm to 5.30 pm
 Argentina
 Venado Tuerto, Santa Fe
Group name: Iglesia Evangélica Metodista de Venado Tuerto, San
Group size: 45
Contact person: Gloria Henning, President of the Church Committee
Phone: 
Website:http://www.iglesiametodista.org.ar/informacion/orga1.htm
  Less than 24-hour Community event
We are going to attend church from 6 hours. We'll be having copies of the international prayers appeared in Internet for people to meditate and pray on these hours. Also on the announcement board there will be some suggested Bible lectures.
 Barbados
 Bridgetown
Group name: Bahá’ís of Barbados
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 246 429 9424 
Website:
  Less than 24-hour Interfaith event
Interfaith Prayers 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 Brazil
 Itamaraju
Group name: Márcio
Group size: 
Contact person: Márcio
Phone: 
Website: www.ccaa.com.br/itamaraju
  
I want to do something to help the world live in peace.
 Brazil
 São Paulo
Group name: PAX - Fraternidade Pax Universal
Group size: 8.000 mailing list -
Contact person: Carmen Balhestero
Phone: 55-11-6236-2726 
Website: www.pax.org.br
  
Sept 21st - Prayers and sacred chants honoring all major religions and commitment to PEACE from 10am to 5pm - Friday - broadcasted through PAX web radio and web tv
 Colombia
 
Group name: MISSION DIPLOMATIQUE INTERNATIONALE HUMANITAIRE RW
Group size: 250
Contact person: SERGIO TAPIA-SARA BERMUDEZ
Phone: 3154267900 
Website: www.radioescuelahumanitaria.cjb.net
  24-hour Community event
EXPOSICION INTERNACIONAL HUMANITARIA SOBRE LA INFANCIA COLOMBIANA A FECTAD POR LA GUERRA Y LA POBREZA-TRANSMISION DE LA RADIO ECSUELA HUMANITARIA
 Mexico
 Querétaro
Group name: AI Queretaro Gpo 09
Group size: 
Contact person: Margarita Nava
Phone: 
Website:
  
Organizar una vigilia de 2 horas en una plaza de la ciudad de Querétaro, informar sobre el evento e invitar a hacer carteles
 Peru
 Arequipa/Peru
Group name: Asociacion Pachamama
Group size: 30
Contact person: Gladis Vargas
Phone: 51 54 25 48 41 
Website:
  
Meditation
 Puerto Rico
 
Group name: Ampliando Horizontes
Group size: 
Contact person: Carmen-Venus Baerga
Phone: 787-293-2800 
Website: www.ampliandohorizontes.org
  
Hemos desarrollado opciones para la observancia de la paz; puede ser de un dia 7 dias de practica. We have developed options to observ peace; from 1 to 7 days practices.
 USVI
 St. John
Group name: 
Group size: 20
Contact person: Lori Walden and Suki Buchalter
Phone: 340-693-5354 
Website:
  Awareness event
Join us for an evening of yoga, chanting, meditation, and community. 5:30-7:30pm free class with veggie pot-luck to follow at Concordia Preserve Pavalion. Please bring water, towel, and an open mind.

World Wide

Location Group Information Vigil Description
 
 
Group name: Culture of Peace Initiative
Group size: Worldwide
Contact person: Avon Mattison
Phone: 415.461.0500 
Website: www.cultureofpeace.org
  
The IDP Vigil is part of the Culture of Peace Iniative, which includes over 3000 Participating organisations and initiatives worldwide. The International Peace Day highlight is a noon Minute of Silence of Peace in each time zone.
 
 
Group name: worldpeaceclock.com
Group size: 1326
Contact person: Cam Stirling
Phone: 61414482542 
Website: http://www.worldpeaceclock.com
  Awareness event
Global launch of www.worldpeaceclock.com
 
 
Group name: Spiraluniverse
Group size: 500
Contact person: Enakeno Ogbo
Phone: 0870 8966 946 
Website: http://www.spiraluniverse.org
  
Spiraluniverse is running a Poetry for Peace competition and will feature the winning poem online. Please see the website for further information.
 
 
Group name: Tikkun Olam Mediatation
Group size: 250
Contact person: AriellaShira Lewis
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
Gather on the level of Spirit to envision, experience and express gratitude for all separations within us, between us, between humanity and the Earth, & between Heaven and Earth dissolving back into the nothingness from which they came. Experiencing Oneness, we return to diversity with reverence for all life, manifesting peace.
 
 
Group name: International Presentation Sisters
Group size: 2500
Contact person: Marlette Black
Phone: 
Website: ipa.ozehosting.com
  
The Presentation Sisters around the world are going to join in the world-wide peace vigil through a Circle of Pruer for Peace.
 
 
Group name: CHALK4PEACE, Inc.
Group size: 100,000
Contact person: John Aaron
Phone: 248-720-9119 
Website: www.chalk4peace.org
  
CHALK4PEACE is a global chalk painting event on Sept. 14-16, 2007 with more than 100 major sites worldwide. We realize it's the week before; we wish to connect it to International Day of Peace for 2008. Almost 100,000 people participated in 2006.
 
 
Group name: AFS
Group size: 3000
Contact person: Ebbe Skovdal
Phone: +1.212.807.8686 
Website: www.afs.org
  Awareness event
1.Feature a news story on our official website 2.Work with our worldwide partners,link the International day of peace with their local activities.
 
 
Group name: chalk4peace
Group size: zillions
Contact person: viziondanz
Phone: 44 (0)788600915 
Website:http://www.infinitepossibility.org/chalk4peace2007
  Awareness event
Chalk4Peace2007 SEPT 15-23 Global Street Art Event "OUR STREETS 'R OUR MEDIA-WE have TOTAL access", Pavements - untapped media resource. Messages, hopes, dreams, ideas UK.. US.. Egypt.. Austria.. Germany.. Canada.. Puerto Rico.. France.. Chile.. Iran.. Iraq.. Mexico.. Spain.. Italy.. Cypress.. Israel.. Your Town..EVERYWHERE! http://www.myspace.com/chalk4peace
 
 
Group name: Culture of Peace Coalition
Group size: 100
Contact person: Joanne Tawfilis
Phone: (760) 716 9308 
Website: www.icop.org
  Awareness event
Announcement to form a "Culture of Peace Coalition" involving activists, peacebuilders and organizations to work together throughout the remainder of the Decade and beyond for a Civil Society Movement for a true Culture of Peace, and encourage UNESCO to revitalize the mandate established by UN resolutions.
 
 
Group name: United Nations Days & Years Meditation Initiative
Group size: 
Contact person: Steve Nation
Phone: 
Website: www.intuition-in-service.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Individuals and groups from around the world will register for 15 minute slots throughout the 24 hours of Peace Day. Reflecting on cultures of peace they will use Great Invocation or 'May Peace Prevail on Earth' or a world prayer of their choice exactly on the quarter hour.
 
 
Group name: Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Ethics
Group size: Severl Hundred
Contact person: Rebecca Tobias
Phone: 310-916-8888 
Website: www.RaoulWallenbergInstitute.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
We will be teaming up en-mass with many interfaith and inter-cultural organizations to mark this auspicious occasion. Please is possible one committed decision at a time...
 
 
Group name: The Days of Good team
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website: www.thedaysofgood.org
  Awareness event
The Days of Good is VERY IMPORTANT world-wide event which can help to change the whole World for BETTER and can improve the LIFE through joining all people over the World. It takes place from 9th September to 18th September 2007 all around the world...
 
 
Group name: Global Network for Peace and Tolerance
Group size: 
Contact person: M. Ashaq Malik
Phone: +291-7111763 
Website: www.peaceandtolerance.ning.com
  24-hour Interfaith observation
Peace awareness compaign: interfaith discussions among group members and lovers of peace, exchanging ideas how to promote peace and tolerance worldwide.
 
 
Group name: International Presentation Association (Presentati
Group size: 2500
Contact person: Marlette Black
Phone: 61 7 3262 8600 
Website: ipa.ozehosting.com
  
Presentation Sisters and their Associates will be involved in a Circle of Prayer for Peace in their 23 locations around the world on 21 September.
 
 
Group name: Elizabethtown College
Group size: 
Contact person: Karen Hodges
Phone: 717-361-1260 
Website:
  Awareness event
 The Chaplain’s Office invites the Campus Community to attend a 15-minute observance of “International Day of Prayer for Peace” on Friday, September 21. Two services (9:00 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.) will be held by the College’s Peace Pole.
 
 
Group name: The Aetherius Society
Group size: 300
Contact person: Paul Nugent
Phone: (800) 800-1354 
Website: www.aetherius.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
72 hours of continuous prayer around the world using the Spiritual practice of The Twelve Blessings - The Cosmic Concept as given by The Master Jesus in 1958.
 
 
Group name: Rekindering
Group size: 
Contact person: Melanie C. Holden
Phone: 
Website: www.rekindering.com
  
Please join me in sending a wave of peace around the Earth! Follow this link to experience a beautiful movie called At the Heart of Peace and join our quest for peace. www.rekindering.com/peace/attheheartofpeace.html Please send this link on to everyone you know!
 
 
Group name: Quest for Peace
Group size: 3500
Contact person: Melanie Calitri Holden
Phone: 1-603-893-6760 
Website:www.rekindering.com/peace/attheheartofpeace.html
  24-hour Interfaith observation
We will send a Wave of Peace from time zone to time zone around the world by connecting our hearts in prayers for a peaceful planet. Go to www.rekindering.com/peace/jointhequest2007.htm to join us!
 
 
Group name: 
Group size: 60
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website: www.gaiafield.net
  Awareness event
We will link via videoconference gatherings at the Findhorn Community (Scotland) and CIIS (San Francisco) for a one hour global meditation ceremony that will be broadcast live online at www.gaiafield.net.
 
 
Group name: Gaiafield Project
Group size: 60
Contact person: David Nicol
Phone: 
Website: www.gaiafield.net
  Awareness event
We will link by videoconference gatherings at the Findhorn Community (Scotland) and California Institute of Integral Studies (USA) for a one hour meditation ceremony that will be broadcast online at www.gaiafield.net
 
 48 Cities
Group name: PEACE DAY COMEDY "STAND-UP FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACE
Group size: many
Contact person: Howard Flaer
Phone: 
Website: www.thinkPEACE.net
  
CELEBRATE PEACE DAY AT A COMEDY CLUB! 48 cities Thurs Sept. 20, 2007. At 13 IMPROV Clubs, 15 Yuk Yuk's Canada, Comedy Store London & Manchester UK, Sydney Comedy Store, Comics Lounge Melbourne, Gotham NY, Punch Line, Comedy Store San Diego, Comedy & Magic Club, Comedy Connection, Crackers, 8 Jongleurs UK
 around the world
 
Group name: World Healing Circle
Group size: 
Contact person: 
Phone: 
Website: http://www.worldhealingcircle.org
  24-hour Interfaith observation
 Other
 
Group name: Pathways To Peace
Group size: 22
Contact person: Avon Mattieson
Phone: 
Website: www.pathwaystopeace.org
  
Hourly meditation for 24 hours of The International Day of Peace as part of the Culture of Peace Initiative.
 SWITZERLAND
 GENEVA
Group name: WORLD PEACE DAY/JOURNEE MONDIALE DE LA PAIX
Group size: 
Contact person: JEANNE HRDINA
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
1)Message to schools re study of peace values and observance of spiritual moment of silence on the Day 2)Message to belligerents worldwide re ceasefire and non-violence 3)Highlighting and participation in other groups' observances 4)Promoting the observance of the Day with the public.
 usa
 deptford
Group name: 
Group size: 1
Contact person: james
Phone: 
Website:
  Awareness event
world peace

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