Artwork by Laura James
Yes We Can Peacebuilders is dedicated to the education of individuals and communities on the path to nonviolence so as to inspire and engage people to make nonviolent living a part of their everyday lives.
We envision a culture of peace in a community that fosters respect for all individuals, collaborating to eliminate economic discrimination, poverty, homelessness, racial and sexual discrimination, stereotyping, harassment, bullying, gangs, killing, war, and environmental degradation.
HOW WE HELP
It Starts With the Will to Make a Difference
HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION
Yes We Can Peacebuilders offers theYouth for Human Rights International educational package to educate students to learn about the United Nations 30 Basic Human Rights and work towards ending human trafficking.
WORKSHOPS & TRAININGS
Talk Around the Table Nonviolence Discussion Groups
Discussion groups have been on hiatus during the Covid 19 Pandemic but hope to resume soon. We impart nonviolent principles as related by Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. and use professional workshop materials from Pace e Bene/Campaign Nonviolence. For more information email .
"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does"
PEACE WEEK ACTIONS YEARLY
On September 21, 2019 we celebrated International Peace Day with a "Love In" Peace Picnic in the Park! Promoting Nonviolence Education and the Nonviolent Life. For Peace Week 2020 we created videos that you can view by going to our SATYA page and clicking on the October issue. You Tube videos are on ast page.
NON VIOLENT CITIES PROJECT
The Nonviolent Cities Project is a grassroots movement and organizing strategy for activists to work locally for the transformation of their community into a peaceful nonviolent city, as Martin Luther King, Jr. envisioned it. Morro Bay, California joined the Nonviolent Cities Project on September 11, 2018 with a proclamation from the Mayor and City Council.