Bill McKibben to Receive Gandhi Peace Award
Apr 18, 2013
7:00 pm until 9:30 pm
The 2013 Gandhi Peace Award will be presented to environmentalist, author and activist, Bill McKibben by Promoting Enduring Peace, to honor his contributions to world peace through his unrelenting fight to protect the environment. A reception will follow the ceremony and talk by Bill McKibben. The Gandhi Peace Award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the promotion of an enduring international peace founded on justice, self-determination, diversity, compassion, and harmony, achieved through cooperative and nonviolent means. The award is always accepted in person and was first presented to Eleanor Roosevelt in 1960. There is a suggested donation of $10 that will go directly to the work of Bill McKibben. Limited seating, please register prior to event at www.pepeace.org/2013gpa.
Unitarian Society of New Haven
700 Hartford Turnpike
|Sponsor||Promoting Enduring Peace|
|Contact name||Augusta Girard|
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