Mission

The Peace Education and Action Center connects and empowers people to build a socially just, non-violent and sustainable community and world.

PEACenter Vision


The Peace Education and Action Center is a central hub for community organizing; providing education and resources to those working to bring about positive social change and inspiring actions that support a more peaceful and just world.  We foster a culture of peace through education; promoting sustainable economic and social development; promoting respect for all human rights; ensuring equality for all people; fostering democratic participation; advancing understanding, tolerance and solidarity; supporting participatory communication and the free flow of information and knowledge; promoting international peace and security; and supporting independent artists and musicians.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 941-545-5635.

 

Currently, the Peace Education and Action Center:

  • Maintains an active library of materials related to peace and peace education, nonviolence, social justice, diversity and environmental sustainability

  • Sponsors Activist Tuesdays at the Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center

  • Maintains a website with current relevant information and links to other organizations

  • Distributes a bi-monthly e-newsletter

  • Sponsors educational, musical and cultural events, sometimes in collaboration with other community groups

  • Sponsors workshops and community dialogues on a variety of timely issues with particular emphasis on the skills and philosophy of nonviolence and building a Culture of Peace