Written by Joanne,
I knew I was where I wanted to be. There wasn’t a minute during the first gathering of Play for Peace Roundtable in Thornton, Colorado, October 13-15, 2023, when I wanted to someplace else.
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Last Tuesday, on the 10th of October, a group of 11 young people from Poland and Ukraine, aged 15-16, came together to embark on an exciting journey as a part of the club, Play For Peace Warsaw. The day marked their first meeting, and it was filled with fun icebreaker games, introductions, and a deep dive into the world of Play For Peace.
We are overjoyed to extend our heartfelt congratulations to the exceptional individuals who have been instrumental in making Play for Peace a beacon of positivity and transformation for an incredible 25 years
In the heart of Senegal, our mentor, El Hadj, has shared with us the inspiring journey of Thiaroye Gare Villages and Sustainable Communities. We've discovered the power of unity in addressing the Sustainable Development Goals. By uplifting women in our neighborhoods, we combat poverty and inequality.
Denver, Colorado, recently witnessed a special in-person gathering that brought Play for Peace's most dedicated supporters together to tackle an exciting challenge. This passionate group, known as the Play for Peace Roundtable, accepted the mission to utilize their wisdom and valor in raising awareness and resources for Play for Peace.
It's wonderful to hear about the efforts and dedication of Our Mentor, Obed NIJIMBERE, who shared with us a healing play story from Burundi recently. Since Play for Peace dedicated a location for Practice Peace and other session in Burundi, the associations asked facilitators to conduct a Healing Play session on September 29, 2023
It's wonderful to hear about the efforts and dedication of Mentor Mohammed Javeed in addressing the concerning behavior among the 9th-grade students in Golconda Fort, Hyderabad, India.
Today, we celebrate the tireless efforts of translators, the unsung heroes who build bridges between languages, cultures, and hearts. You are the magic weavers of words, shaping stories, ideas, and dreams to allow access to communication that unites us all!
It's wonderful to hear about the meaningful work that Swati and Agyat are doing with Play For Peace with Afghan people. Your dedication to promoting peace, social-emotional well-being, and life skills development for children in IDP camps is truly commendable.
It's wonderful to hear about the efforts and dedication of Mentor Mohammed Javeed in promoting gender equality and fostering a sense of peace and unity among students. It's mentors like him who make a significant impact on the lives of young individuals.
On Sunday September 17th, we were joined by mentors, trainers, volunteers, donors, board members and more. We enriched our connections through playing activities, telling our stories and celebrating Play for Peace’s accomplishments.
PFP, in collaboration with Sa’eed, is wholeheartedly committed to empowering Galilee's youth and driving positive change. Together, they have established a dynamic platform that encourages young individuals to share ideas, actively contribute to community betterment, and cultivate essential leadership skills.
Klub Inteligencji Katolickiej is a key Play for Peace partner organization. According to KIK - " KIK was founded in 1956 and is one of the oldest associations in Poland. From the beginning of its existence, KIK was an organization gathering Christians who wanted to change the world around them for the better.
Experiential education offers active learning for better engagement and knowledge retention. It cultivates practical skills like problem-solving and teamwork, enhancing holistic development for real-world success in any field.
A heartfelt salute to PFP community member, Anser Javeed, for his extraordinary work that shines as a beacon of compassion and unity. In the face of a deeply tragic incident that rocked Pakistan, he journeyed to the heart of a community in crisis to bring a message of peace.
Play for Peace meet Future Chefs in Boston, According to Yasmin Hussain, “Play for Peace methods and activities were an integral part of the success of the recent four day orientation for the Future Chefs Summer Job Program.”
Play for Peace, an experiential peace education organization, has been dedicated to promoting social justice and equity for the past 25 years. As part of our commitment to ongoing reflection, we continuously seek to stay up-to-date with the latest approaches to systemic change.
Our organization is thrilled to welcome Vinaya, our new volunteer from India, who brings a strong passion for making a positive difference in the world. Vinaya's decision to join us was influenced by her desire to create change and impact lives.