The Peace Alliance is a nonpartisan citizen action organization representing a growing constituency for peace. A 501(c)4 organization established in March 2004, our mission is to empower civic activism for a culture of peace. Our vision is a future in which the practical programs and principles of peacebuilding are the bedrock of our personal, national and global interest and investment.
Releases by this organization
Friday, March 20, 2009
Harmony Bell for Peace to Open 2009 Department of Peace Conference
500-plus activists will mark the start of "Peace Within Reach: People and Politics Partnering for our Common Security," with the ringing of the World Harmony Bell at 6:30 p.m. Friday night at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City. The national conference, organized by The Peace Alliance in conjunction with the Student Peace Alliance, will convene and train youth and adult activists in civics and peacebuilding. Monday, citizens will go to Capitol Hill and meet with their members of Congress to discuss H.R. 808, the bill that establishes a US Department of Peace.