Happy New Year – January calendar 2015

Saturday, January 10th, 10 a.m. – 12 noon  The Fresno Center for Nonviolence will hold its January Board meeting at Angela Price’s house.  For more information call the Center at 559-237-3223 Mon-Fri 11-3.

Saturday, January 10th,  1 p.m. (with a potluck at 12 noon) The Fresno Center for Nonviolence will hold its annual Retreat at Angela Price’s house.  If you would like to attend, please call 559-237-3223 for directions.

Monday, January 12th at 7 p.m. at the Fresno Center for Nonviolence, 1584 N. Van Ness Ave (SE corner Van Ness and McKinley)  The start of a series showing Oliver Stone’s . . . → Read More: Happy New Year – January calendar 2015

Season’s Greetings to All

Dear Friends of the Center:

On behalf of the Board, we wish you the very best for the holiday season and our hope is that your New Year will be all that you wish for!  We thank you so much for your continued support and friendship over the past year and look forward to it continuing – financial or otherwise (Hey, I’m the fundraiser, so can’t help it!)  We try to bring you the very best information we know and inspire you to take action where you can.

In peace,

Angela

Three remaining members of the Cuban Five released

For many years the Center for Nonviolence has partnered with Pastors for Peace and their caravan to Cuba.  We are so happy that, after 16 years in a U.S. prison,  the three remaining members of the Cuban Five have been reunited with their families. Here is a statement from IFCO.

December 17, 2014 will go down in history as a day of celebration for the Cuban people and those across the globe in solidarity with Cuba.  We at IFCO are elated to learn that Gerardo Hernández, Ramón Labañino and  Antonio Guerrero, have been released from US prisons in conjunction with Cuba’s release of . . . → Read More: Three remaining members of the Cuban Five released

Giving Tuesday

Dear Friends of the Center:    Here is a way you can give to the Center for Nonviolence – through CrowdRise.  See the link below.  And it is tax deductible too.  It is really easy to navigate.  If you feel uncomfortable about this, you can donate on this website by just clicking on Donate.  Even small donations like $5.00 or $10.00 add up and are much appreciated.  Angela

http://tinyurl.com/kpepxoq

 

Our December calendar (and a couple in Jan.!)

Saturday, December 6 from 10-4 at the Big Red Church. 2131 N. Van Ness  Peace Community Holiday Crafts Faire sponsored by Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.  The Center will have a booth featuring our fair trade program items from Equal Exchange – organic coffees, teas, cocoa and chocolate bars.  New will be Guatamalan Honey and Orange Marmalade.

Wednesday, December 10 3:00– 3:30 p.m.on KFCF 88.1 The Center for Nonviolence monthly radio show will be hosted by Angela Price.  Her guest will be Alice Rothchild talking about her film Voices Across the Divide” that explores the Israeli/Palestinian conflict through . . . → Read More: Our December calendar (and a couple in Jan.!)