peace starts with me

CARP Bay Area Shares about Healing in 'Peace Starts With Me' Event on Campus

CARP Bay Area Shares about Healing in 'Peace Starts With Me' Event on Campus

On Friday, May 3rd, CARP Bay Area held an on-campus event titled Peace Starts With Me gathering an audience of over 80 participants consisting of students, faculty, and community members from the Bay Area. The event was held at Chabot Community College, and the keynote was given by Dr. Sandra Lowen, LCSW, on “Reconciliation and Healing Our Communities.”

CARP NJIT talks Family in Change Starts With Me Event

CARP NJIT talks Family in Change Starts With Me Event

CARP NJIT hosted an event on April 26th to discuss how families are a school of love and investing into those relationships lead to overall fulfillment and success! Over 70 people attended the event including faculty, administration, and local community members.

CARP Joins Forces with Peace Starts With Me on April 6th

CARP Joins Forces with Peace Starts With Me on April 6th

This past month, CARP USA teamed up with Peace Starts With Me for the April 6th Peace Starts With Me event at the City of Refuge in Los Angeles. Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon, co-founder of CARP, was the keynote speaker, and she invited 500 of the youth to join her in this event.

CARP LA Joins ACLC Outreach to Christian Churches for Rally

CARP LA Joins ACLC Outreach to Christian Churches for Rally

On Sunday, November 18th, CARP LA participated in an event hosted by the American Clergy Leadership Conference (ACLC) in partnership with Bishop Noel Jones and the City of Refuge in Gardena, CA.

This year, CARP LA helped with outreach to different churches to invite them to this year’s event titled Christianity in Crisis. CARP LA’s involvement was part of practicing CARP’s values of bringing people together and going beyond ethnic, racial, religious, and denominational lines. For ACLC, involving CARP brought a youthful spirit to these churches which suffer a declining number of young people attending every year.

CARP Grand Rapids Inspires Students to be Ambassadors for Peace

CARP Grand Rapids Inspires Students to be Ambassadors for Peace

On November 15th, CARP Grand Rapids hosted a Campus Talk with the theme “Peace Starts with Me” on Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) campus. This event was co-sponsored by CARP and the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), a sister organization to CARP. A total of three professors, three faculty members, and 40 students attended.

The purpose of this Campus Talk was to inspire and empower students to be Ambassadors for Peace who seek points of convergence among people rather than those of divergence. We wanted to pass the message that only when I as an individual become peaceful can the society be peaceful. Hence, Peace Starts With Me.