Interfaith Peace Camp

Megan ShoreFaith-based Organizations, Peacebuilding

Over the past week, over 50 children joined together to explore peace at The London Interfaith Peace Camp (LIPC), held at King’s University College. “It is a collaborative community project that encourages understanding and cooperation among Jewish, Christian, and Muslim faith groups. Rooted in the shared values of these Abrahamic traditions, the LIPC is a week-long day camp offered to … Read More

Community Art Project For Justice

Megan ShoreCommunity Development, Peacebuilding

In 2012, Stratford, Ontario local Karen Elliott was driving to the beach on Perth Line 29 with a friend when she was confront with racist graffiti on the side of a shed on the road. Turning her outrage into action, she transformed the blue shed with the racist graffiti into a community project for justice. Members of the community joinged … Read More