I am being inundated with donation solicitations from organizations as a last minute reminder to get those 2010 tax write-offs taken care of. While most of the solicitations I receive are from worthy organizations, here are my top picks, by all means not inclusive of all the great organizations out there doing wonderful things for our … Continue reading It’s that time of year again….
The very first ever Imagine Peace Festival, created by Pom Poms Not Bomb Bombs, Utah's Radical Cheerleaders, was a huge success. The weather was perfect and the event ran without any "glitches". There was something for everyone. For the academically-oriented, there were discussions. For the visual, there were films and art displays. For those that … Continue reading Yesterday’s Imagine Peace Festival
HAPPY PEACE DAY! Today is the International Day of Peace. Join the worldwide movement to create a Global Ceasefire and day of peace and nonviolence. including Pinwheels for Peace in over 2,000 locations. There are more than 3500 events in 187 countries scheduled for today. Here in Utah, International Day of Peace Activities began Monday … Continue reading International Day of Peace
I am on the organzing committee for Imagine Peace, a Festival being planned for September 23rd. This is the brainchild of Pom Poms Not Bomb Bombs, Utah's Radical Cheerleaders, and is a collaborative grassroots effort of that group, People for Peace and Justice of Utah, and Roots and Shoots of Westminster College. The Festival will … Continue reading Imagine Peace – Festival
Yesterday I spent the July 4 holiday doing outreach for the Desert Greens Green Party of Utah at the Sugarhouse Arts Street Festival. It was a great day although a very welcomed rainstorm shut everything down at 5pm. Here are some photos: