Programs

Friendship Dinner 

7th Annual...

The Peace Islands Institute (PII) organized its 7th annual Friendship and Awards Dinner at the Aloft Boston Seaport Hotel on Thursday, April 14th. The turnout for the event was spectacular thanks to our distinguished guests, including legislators, peace activists, policy advisers, community leaders, and academicians from a variety of fields. The event was hosted by […]

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Annual...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – This award is a call to increase my work in human rights, said Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro receiving the Statesperson of the year award. “Your goals,” said DeLauro, “ are my goals regarding human rights.” DeLauro received the award from Peace Islands for her work advocating for human rights and fight against […]

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7th Annual...

Daemen Colleged Hosted the PII Buffalo Chapter’s 7th Annual Friendship Dinner and Award Ceremony. PII Upstate NY, Buffalo Chapter and TCC Buffalo organized its Annual Friendship Dinner and Award Ceremony in Buffalo on Nov. 11, 2015. Leaders from throughout the Buffalo Niagara region gathered at the Daemen College at the Dinner that promotes diversity, unity […]

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Friendship...

On Sunday, January 31, members of both Muslim and Jewish communities came together for Friendship Gathering at Temple Avodat Shalom co-organized by Peace Islands Insitute. The guests were seated in mixed with members of both communities. Every table had a list of questions to incite conversations. The attendees watched a video presentation on Peace Islands […]

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Legacy Award...

The Philadelphia branch of Peace Islands Institute (PII) held its Legacy Awards Ceremony on November 10, 2015 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. This is an annual flagship event, formerly called the Annual Friendship Dinner and Awards Ceremony, organized by PII to recognize individuals or groups whose accomplishments exemplifies the commitments PII advocates. The Legacy […]

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10th Annual...

Peace Islands, Turkish Cultural Center of Syracuse, and Turkish Student Association at Syracuse University held 10th Annual Friendship Dinner on October, 23rd at Shine Student Center at Syracuse University. The topic of the event was International Refugee Challenge and Social Cohesion presented by Prof. Robert B. Murret, Deputy Director at Syracuse University. Prof Murret noted […]

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