From Elissa Tivona, Peace Café Fort Collins –
Organizers of the Peace Cafe happily welcome the FC Jewish Action Network to our upcoming program hosting two speakers (Ra’ed el-Hadar and Noga Harpaz) from Combatants for Peace (http://cfpeace.org) on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the First United Methodist Church, Stover and Elizabeth, Ft Collins.
Combatants for Peace represents one of the most hopeful voices calling Israelis and Palestinians to join together in non-violence to forge a lasting and durable peace in the Holy Land. Your endorsement is shared by J-street Fort Collins, Veterans for Peace Fort Collins, and numerous local faith communities.
1:00 – 1:30 Peace and Possibility
Warm-up with music and light refreshments.
1:45 – 3:00 Presentation and Interactive Discussion
Personal stories of a former Israeli soldier and Palestinian freedom fighter, who share their transformation on a path of armed confrontation to nonviolent resistance.
3:00 – 3:30 Wrap-up
How might we join in the next steps toward peace in the Holy Land?
Please note that CfP depends on funds raised during its North American Tour to support year-long efforts on the ground in Palestine and Israel. In addition to your endorsement, please consider a donation. (Make checks payable to American Friends of Combatants for Peace, a registered 501 (C) 3. Mail to Eligar Sadeh at 1029 Oak St, Ft Collins CO 80521 prior to the event to cover the engagement fee. We need you now more than ever.)
Deep gratitude as we continue to reach for peace in the Holy Land,
Organizers of Peace Cafe Fort Collins