Entrepreneurship and Peace building

“Invent a business that smiles on the world. …Earn enough for your need but not for your greed, leaving a heritage so that when you die, you will be missed.” -Sami Sunchild How to be an Entrepreneur, 2003 Last Thursday we hosted an engaging conversation, with the topic, “What does it mean to be a young…

Teaching Peace in Schools

By Heidi Majano Our last breakfast conversation was facilitated by two members from two organizations which the Peaceful World Foundation funded this year. Katherine Priore, Executive Director at Headstand and Kathy Grey, Director of Training at No Bully joined our breakfast conversation and engaged in our discussion around the topic of teaching peace in schools. The…

Mindful Leadership

“There is power in choosing.  There is special power in knowing I am the chooser at every moment…” -Sami Sunchild Last Thursday morning we had a table full of eclectic souls, ready to discuss their similarities and differences while also sharing a warm breakfast.  Since we had two guest docents;  Ali Barekat, the Executive Director…

Preparations

Digging through archives and the storage unit, Peaceful World Foundation has been preparing for the launching and reception of The Life and Times of Sami Sunchild.  We have been planning this event since the beginning of the year. Excitement is brewing for this event, as we step into our role as a private charitable foundation…

What is your Legacy?

Boys’ Brunch By Helene Szabados “Believe in butterflies. If they can fly a thousand miles, think what you can do. You are alive so celebrate every moment. Discover what the world needs that you believe in with all your heart, a service you are really good at and love most to do. Do that…”  …

Shared Experiences

By Helene Szabados “Solidarity is a beautiful word because it means that you reach out to those who are different from you and who have to cope with different circumstances because we recognize that we all share the same human needs and same values.”  -Aung San Suu Kyi, Burmese opposition leader & Nobel Peace Prize…