• Youth Defining Peace

    Students at Sullivan Middle School continue to inspire and teach us as we work together on developing knowledge and skills related to conflict and peace.

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  • Gathering to Remember Martin Luther King, Jr.

    On Thursday January 15th, Center Board members, Paul Ropp, Claire Schaeffer-Duffy, and Martha Yager, participated in a panel discussion on two topics: Dr. King’s Legacy and Current Struggles with Inequality...

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THANK YOU to everyone who attended our Cultivating Nonviolence event on March 3rd!

We appreciate so many people coming out in snow & ice to celebrate peace education with youth.

Special thanks for the wonderful music from              Neighborhood Strings and delicious catering from Straight Up Cafe!

Event pictures are forthcoming...    Please read our 2014 Annual Report


 We appreciate YOU!

  • Learn about our recent work in 2014 Highlights
  • Thank you for the the financial support from many individuals, foundations, businesses, municipal and state funders who makes this work possible!
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If We Don't Teach Peace

“If We Don't Teach Peace” is a sixteen-minute documentary about the Center for Nonviolent Solutions work. Through interviews with members of the Center's Board, staff, colleagues, and participants, hear about the importance and efficacy of skills in assessing and transforming conflict toward a culture of peace. This film is dedicated to William P. Densmore, co-founder (along with Michael True) of the Center.

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