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11/1, 8, 15/2017 We will offer 3 cumulative sessions from 7-8:30 pm on Active Bystander Intervention at The Metropolitan Church in DC. REGISTER HERE
9/16/17 We offered de-escalation training for the Fr. McKenna Center staff, who work with low-income men often living on the street.
9/8/17 We offered nonviolent communication training for professional counselors and social workers.
9/6/17 We offered de-escalation training for Friendship Place staff.
9/5/17 We welcome a Community Mediation DC as a new organizational member of the DC Peace Team!
8/15-9/5 We offered unarmed civilian protection for immigrant youth in DC.
8/4/2017: We offered an Active Bystander Intervention training for a Quaker Youth Camp in Frederick, MD.
June-August 2017: Peace Camps offered at various locations in the DC Metro area
5/21/17: We offered an Introduction to Active Bystander Intervention training at Burke Presbyterian Church in VA.
4/8/17: We offered a Training for Trainers on Active Bystander Intervention.
1/20-21/17: We deployed nonpartisan unarmed civilian peacekeepers, as well as facilitated training in active bystander intervention during Inauguration events.
1/18/17: We facilitated a Seek Justice, Find Peace: A Town Hall Event.
9/25/16: We offered a peace education training on conflict transformation.
July-August 2016: We facilitated restorative healing circles for participants at the Fr. McKenna Center, which serves persons living in poverty.
June-August 2016: Peace Camps offered at various locations in the DC Metro area
5/8/16- We offered a Nonviolence and Meditation training.
2/20/16- We offered a Peace Education training through one of our core partner organizations, Little Friends for Peace.
1/22/16- We offered non-partisan, unarmed civilian peacekeeping at the March for Life to defuse hostility and cultivate empathy between protesters and counter-protesters.
11/21/15 – We offered an Advanced Unarmed Civilian Peacekeeping (Protection) Training, 10:00-5:00pm, details here.
10/24/15 – We offered an advanced restorative justice circle training for 25 members of the DC community.
09/22/15 – We offered a NVC training to 15 young adults visiting DC for the visit of Pope Francis.
8/29/15 – We did a Nonviolent Communication training at St. Teresa of Avila’s parish in DC as they develop a peace team.
6/13/15- We offered a 4 hr. intro. training on the emerging approach of Conflict Transformation.
4/27/15- Offered Unarmed Civilian Peacekeeping at the request of Georgetown students for a Westboro Baptist Church protest. Reflection by DCPT participants and G’Town students
3/27/15- Engaged in Peace Education at Walker Jones Elementary to explore a larger-scale DCPT project
3/21/15- Participated and Offered Training at the Nonviolent Communication Bazaar at American University