Campaign Nonviolence

Campaign Nonviolence is a long-term grassroots movement for a culture of peace and nonviolence free from war, poverty, racism, environmental destruction and the epidemic of violence.
Each year, we invite people and organizations in the U.S. and worldwide to take action during our annual CNV Action Week around the International Day of Peace, September 21.  This is our sixth year organizing actions and we are hoping to mobilize over 2000 actions, marches and events across the U.S. covering all fifty states and beyond to take a strong stand for justice, disarmament and peace.
 
We hope you will join us for these upcoming events! 

Film Screening: A Mindful Choice 

Tuesday, September 17th, 6:30pm

Fogartyville, 525 Kumquat Ct, Sarasota


In A Mindful Choice, you will meet people who have found peace after marriage breakups, cancer diagnoses, and experiences of serious violence and trauma.

You’ll meet people who have left their self-doubts and inner demons behind so they could become better parents and partners. You’ll meet people who channel their inner peace into creative projects that bring joy to others.

Peace is possible, all that is required is for each of us to move towards it.

Reflective Outing

Saturday, September 21st, 8:00am

A donation of $10 will be split between Sierra Club and Sarasota Peace Center

 

As part of the Campaign Nonviolence week of international actions, the Manatee-Sarasota Sierra Club and Sarasota Peace Center will be offering a reflective outing. We will spend the morning in a natural area listening to quotes on various themes, taking time to reflect and share our reflections. Group size is limited. For more information, email BillatPEAC@gmail.com.

Peace, Love, and Music

Sunday, September 22nd, 1:00pm

Sarasota Garden Club, 1131 Blvd of the Arts, Sarasota

Raising the vibration of peace, love, awareness, and support of David Gittens' Only Hearts Project which stareted her in Sarasota Y2K and is now spreading across the world! 

 

Musicians thus far: Elaine Silver, Mindy Simmons, Emily Ross, Queen (Gwen Fogt) & Howlin' Bob (Bob Fieberts)  

 

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/395888611324269/

Upcoming Events

 

Access the Sarasota Activist Calendar here and find out what events the PEACenter is sponsoring.

Resources

 

We have a local speakers bureau, a resource library and links to local organizations working for social change.

Get Active 

 

A number of local groups work under our umbrella including the local anti-racist coalition.  Please reach out to us to get involved.

PEACenter

The PEACenter is an anti-racist, grassroots, multi-issue organization working for peace, justice, and non-violent social change.

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​Telephone: 941-545-5635

Email: peacenter@gmail.com

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