Center

for Social Affairs 

Center for Social Affairs addresses social, economic and cultural issues of the local areas and cities to bring innovative solutions in action. Most pressing social problems of the society like homelessness, poverty, child abuse can be solved by bringing the professions to debate and talk on this issues, by formulating the solutions and by taking action with NGO’s and Public officials.

NJ Annual...

Peace Islands Institute (PII) held its ninth annual awards dinner June 2 at the Hilton Hotel in Hasbrouck Heights, paying tribute to New Jersey residents whose noteworthy lives and careers have made a positive impact in the Garden State. Ercan Tozan, executive director of PII’s New Jersey chapter, welcomed attendees and thanked them for their […]

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Youth...

On April 27, 2016, the members of Peace Islands Insitute Youth Academy attended an interfaith Passover Seder at the Temple Avodat Shalom in River Edge where youth groups of three Abrahamic faith traditions came together to learn more about each other’s background. The evening kicked off with several icebreaker games that allowed the kids to […]

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7th Annual...

Two local women were honored for their local and international relief work at the 7th annual Value of Women in Our Community program, sponsored by the Peace Islands Institute (PII) and the JFK Medical Center’s Pastoral Care Department on Sunday, May 1st. Kavitha Thukkaram, M.D., was recognized for her work at JFK Medical Center’s Haven […]

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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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Celebrating...

On February 23, 2016, PII organized Black History Luncheon to celebrate and commemorate the importance of black history. Our keynote speaker was Bruce Davis, the Chairman of Economic Development from NAACP New Jersey State Conference. Mr. Davis highlighted the importance of Black History and the hardships that the African Americans had to endure through their […]

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