February 2012 Members Retreat: The retreat report has been posted to our website. To view, click here. Please also consider what activities you might sign-up to help with – we need each of you!
New members on the SC are Barbara Fyfe & Ellen Judd joining Robyn, Gloria and Andrea. More spaces on the SC can be filled. Please contact the PT office at 212.598.0970 or respond to this e-mail if you are interested in serving on the SC.
The following PT members attended the retreat:
Robyn Bernstein – Sandra Bodley – Sarah Boyle – Katharina Feil (Project Coordinator) – Loretta Filipov – Barbara & Jim Fyfe – Terry Greene – Anne Lynn Hayashi – Ellen Judd – Colleen Kelly – Diqui LaPenta – Rita Lasar – Elaine & John Leinung – Donna M. O’Connor – Terry K. Rockefeller – Phyllis Rodriguez – Connie Taylor – Gloria & Ken Williams.
Fundraising: Hooray! The James R. And Mary Jane Barrett Foundation heard of our work and asked PT to apply for a 3,500 – 5,000 unrestricted grant!
Members Activities: Terry Rockefeller has been in D.C. in meetings with Iraqis working to establish civil society.
Andrea LeBlanc and Terry Greene are attending the 4th Annual Culture of Peace Conference in Keene, N.H. on Saturday, March 3.
Robyn Bernstein, Gloria & Ken Williams will be attending a dinner honoring Peaceful Tomorrows on Saturday, May 5 @ 6:30pm. PT is being recognized for the work done on Islamophobia by The Islamic Center of Boston, Wayland. Please contact Robyn for more details by April 5 if you’d like to join.
Upcoming Events: March 6th is a panel discussion Privacy and Safety in the Digital Age: Location Tracking and Fourth Amendment Concerns in NYC. Details and RSVP via: firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 580-6924.
|Our work on the Rule of Law Campaign continues: PT members Talat Hamdani, Rita Lasar and Colleen Kelly (left to right) at the “Close Guantanamo” rally in Washington, D.C. in January 2012. Terry Rockefeller also spoke at the event.|
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We thank you for continuing to support PT’s mission to turn grief into action for peace.
The Steering Committee